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Family Museum of Arts and Science

Closes in 23 min: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Great for the kids

This place is good for younger kids, midteens not so much. My 8 year old loves going there because... read more

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Bettendorf, Iowa
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Great spot for family time

We have taken our preschooler to the family museum regularly. Wonderful. Looking forward to being... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
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2900 Learning Campus Dr, Bettendorf, IA 52722-7710
+1 563-344-4106
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is good for younger kids, midteens not so much. My 8 year old loves going there because there is so much to do. Kids are running around and playing with everyone. Definitely a place to let them get some energy out, play with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We have taken our preschooler to the family museum regularly. Wonderful. Looking forward to being able to take advantage of the classes when we have older children.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

If you have children you should let them experience the activities that are available here. I would recommend this for all kids younger than 12...our kids were 18 months, 6 & 8 years old. We spent 6 hours there!!! It is an economical activity too....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cmg1952
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

There are quite a few places like this across Iowa, and none are bad, but this has so many things for kids. They really have a variety. I have a 2 and 5 year old and we got two hours out of it. Inside and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed July 9, 2018

When our relatives come to town this is the first place the kids want to visit. There are many things to do at the family museum.They have a workshop for building projects, a treehouse to climb and to run around, and a great playground outside...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to take kids. They do need to make some repairs, but for the most part it is a great experience!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank D8434RZpamelag
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Great place to take young children in elementary school kids. Very interactive activities for little hands to keep them active in their minds engaged

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kim S
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

The kids had a blast with all the items to do. However it was not very organized and most of the paper/pencils/color crayons where missing from the areas that needed it for the activity. Thankfully I always have those items in my purse.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Took our granddaughters (Ages 7, 5, and 2) to the museum after school. They loved all the interactive activities. Hi-lights: The 7-year old loved building something with hammer and saw. The five year old organized everything in sight (grocery store and restaurant), and the two...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank garyl232016
Reviewed September 6, 2017

There are wonderful interactive activities, educational play areas & just great things for children to do. A newly walking toddler falls in love with their ability to walk the bridge-I've followed my grandson for 5 minutes as his pride with each step increases, & there...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Response from TLH_mom_of_3 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that they have food either. I've been there a few times and we have never noticed it if they did! However, they have a wonderful outdoor area and you can bring a picnic lunch with you.
Connie M
March 30, 2017|
Response from vacaRus | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a new Hotel next to the I-74 bridge on Middle Rd, I think it's a Hilton, looks nice.