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Vibeke Thorsen wrote a review Nov 2020
6 contributions3 helpful votes
My 9 year old and I went here expecting something interesting for all ages. He noticed that all of the other kids waiting to enter with us were half his height, so we asked if it was just for toddlers, and the employee said no, it's for kids through 12. I don't think she knows many 12 year olds. Because of COVID19, they allowed people to enter in small groups, and we had to spend 15 minutes at each exhibit. My son ready to move on within 5 minutes at each one. The exhibits are really geared toward toddlers and preschoolers, and many of the exhibits are identical to other museums we've seen in Seattle, Cincinnati, and Palo Alto, such as the ball that floats over a fan, and giant Lite Brite. After 3 exhibits, we left. It wasn't worth waiting around to see whether there would be more interesting exhibits upstairs, and we weren't allowed to go to the next one until the bell rang. If you have an elementary schooler or older, skip this one. If you have a toddler, it may be worth checking out.…
Date of experience: November 2020
R H wrote a review Mar 2020
Texas341 contributions71 helpful votes
Superb entertainment center with creative, educational, engaging activities for children between 3 to 10 years of age or so. My6 year old spent about ten hours at The Thinkery today. Not too many places can retain a child’s interest for that long.
Date of experience: March 2020
ALAN W wrote a review Mar 2020
Leawood, Kansas762 contributions99 helpful votes
We werein Austin visiting relatives & wantd to take our grandkids to a fun place. We were here before last visitin October & the grandkids were happy to go here again. There is a great variety of fun things to do for kids of all ages. We stayed until closing & the kids could have stayed longer. This place is fun, entertaining, & has things for kids of all ages to enjoy.…
Date of experience: February 2020
Jim S wrote a review Feb 2020
Austin, Texas29 contributions6 helpful votes
Thinkery is a special place that each of our grandkids really enjoy. There is a wide variety so that each child can find the experiences they most connect with.
Date of experience: May 2019
Jet444109 wrote a review Jan 2020
A good place for younger kids to explore new things and a place for kids to show there creativity. It is really nice to see kids exploring and enjoying every bit of it.
Date of experience: December 2019