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Explorations V Children's Museum

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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... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
Jack W
Great for littles

$9 is a little steep for what they have but you can leave and come back all day. The workers were... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2016
Briea G
Greensboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

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
Reviewed August 22, 2016

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....More

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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...More

Thank Briea G
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....More

Thank Kitty5003
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...More

Thank GAtravler123
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...More

Thank benohio
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
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
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...More

Thank geofferys169
Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

I went with my 1y10m baby he had a blast! Cheap, free parking and bunch of fun for the little ones! Definitely i ll come back again, the toddler area its great and the supermarket its fun!

Thank Karina M
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