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Children's Discovery Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The kids had a blast!

So this is the second or third time we have been here with our now 4 year old girls. This place is... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
SingingOTune
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Windham, Maine
via mobile
Great for very young children

This was great for the preschool aged children. My grandson is three and he had a wonderful time in... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
Ruth D
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Groveland, Massachusetts
via mobile
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“Maine Children's Discovery Museum Augusta.”
Feb 11, 2018
“The kids had a blast!”
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A good rainy day attraction offering crafts and exhibits.
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171 Capitol St Ste 2, Augusta, ME 04330-6232
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+1 207-622-2209
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I had a great time at the Museum today. An excellent place for young children, and a great place to learn. It's not a very big space, but my understanding is that they want to grow it. Non the less they have...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DadofAutumn
Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

So this is the second or third time we have been here with our now 4 year old girls. This place is not large, but they somehow remained entertained for almost 2.5 hours! We used our reciprocal museum membership which gave us 50% off admission....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SingingOTune
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I took my son here who was 12 at the time, even though this place is meant for children much younger my son presents himself much younger than he is, he did enjoy almost every aspect of the museum from the big bulldozer to the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ashley M
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This was great for the preschool aged children. My grandson is three and he had a wonderful time in all the areas. Must say they should maintain all areas so that they are all functioning. The bike that would turn the light on in the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ruth D
Reviewed May 28, 2017

this place is very small outdated and cost 2 much.....grandson ended up playing with lego's which he has a ton of at home once he got done doing other stuff only took a few mins ...we went to the lego's could have done that at...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lilacs_13
Reviewed March 15, 2017

unfortunately this place is really run down. The bank area has a computer in it but it doesn't work. The cash register for the store used to work, but doesn't any longer. They don't have any activities to do in the art area, just coloring...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank emmaloushop
Reviewed February 16, 2017

The place was very clean, had enough interest and activity for young children. The hosts were very interesting and competent,

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Roger L
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This is a well designed activity center (museum is an aggressive description) with about a dozen fun things for kids (2-12). The pretend banking center has a real tube system like a bank drive-thru. My kids really enjoyed the pretend grocery store too.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank CJTD_CloverLeaf4
Reviewed September 13, 2016

always took my chilren hear for enjoyment and education.even adults can learn something.relaxing and safe.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank capcalzone
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Lots of toys set up In a big room. My grandchildren 5 and 3 thoroughly enjoyed the grocery store, Bank, manual train area. I enjoyed that there were places to sit. Good for a two hour activity but a little pricey. It was difficult to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Joy E
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