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Explorations V Children's Museum

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Address: 109 N Kentucky Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801-5044
Phone Number: (863) 687-3869

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Interesting Place for Children - a little pricey.

They have numerous interactive exhibits set up for the kids to play with. Some of them are: theater, doctors office, a newsroom, a grocery store, a school room and an orange juice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jack W

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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took my nephew and niece here when they were in town and they loved it. A lot of hands on things to experience.

Thank Perry R
Lake Worth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three levels of fun for kids under 10. Explore different fun things and kids will have funit is in the downtown Lakeland area after grab some lunch

Thank Jeanmarie E
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have numerous interactive exhibits set up for the kids to play with. Some of them are: theater, doctors office, a newsroom, a grocery store, a school room and an orange juice 'factory'. There is a cockpit of an airplane and a 'working' fire engine. All very clever ideas. There are other exhibits as well, but these are what come... More 

Thank Jack W
Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

$9 is a little steep for what they have but you can leave and come back all day. The workers were really friendly and the orange grove exhibit was a huge hit with my 4 year old and my sister's 11 month old. My daughter really loved the Publix grocery store exhibit as well! Some of the stuff in the... More 

Thank Briea G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Took our 8 yr. old grandson on a rainy day. I wasn't sure how he would like it but he has lots of fun! Spent a couple of hours, then went to lunch. He wanted to return to do some favorites before we went home. We did and he enjoyed playing with some other children in the puppet show area.

Thank Kitty5003
Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend this place, I have no idea why there are negative reviews. I have a 1 1/2 year old and loved it, there were so many things for him to do and most Children's museums don't have things for his age. I would say this is geared more for 1-5 year olds. There are 3 stories of very... More 

Thank GAtravler123
Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Visited here a few years ago and decided to bring the kids back again. While the kids had fun, the museum is older and getting dated without many updates or improvements. My kids favorite was the play grocery store....a big hit! Younger kids will enjoy this museum more. We spent a few hours here and the good thing is that... More 

Thank benohio
Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

Outstanding facility for children to learn about many different artistic and interesting ideas. Teachers should definitely take their students here for some cultural exposure and an educational experience above the rest in Lakeland/Polk Co.

Thank June G
Winter Haven, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

I didn't know this place was in Lakeland till we went and ate at Harry's down the street. We decided to take a walk and stumbled upon this gem. I love all the levels of exploration. My sons favorite was the Publix exhibit.

Thank Kerriecherry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Took my daughter here and she loved it. We got to take the time and see and do a lot together. The best thing about this museum is that it is hands on so the kids will NOT be bored. This is a place that we will visit many more times together.

Thank geofferys169

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