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Cheap, Old, and Under Construction

Price of admission was $5 for ages 3 and up. The main floor has a large fish tank that had one lone... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
MsKate007
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Clay, Kentucky
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Kids very much enjoyed

We went to see the animals (mini pony, wallaby, turtle, and bunnies) the air conditioner wasn't... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2018
Hollyd912
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Kentucky
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

This museum is still pretty neat, but there are a lot of things that were uninteresting, not explained well or just plain broken. Many of the exhibits are intended for kids, so they're hands-on things, but they don't work. Some of the other exhibits have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Price of admission was $5 for ages 3 and up. The main floor has a large fish tank that had one lone sucker fish, and a lot of algae. There was a nice model train to play with, the touring Dino exhibit, a big mammoth...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank MsKate007
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We took our grandson for the afternoon had a great time. He loved it, we took him to see the shark exhibit. He was so excited to get to touch it. After the presentation we walked all through the museum. We had not been there...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We went to see the animals (mini pony, wallaby, turtle, and bunnies) the air conditioner wasn't working so it was pretty toasty. But we had a fine time my 4 and 6 year old liked the dinosaur exibits. Spent about 2 hours $5 a piece.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to spend a few hours with the kids. They will live crawling in the cave and some of the hands on activities. It’s on the small side but very attentive staff. Parking is usually not a problem.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank O9464YPangelaw
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Small museum but very pleasant to go through. The displays should have something for everyone to see, particularily liked the coal mine tour and the history

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank C583KJlindab
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

This museum has something for everyone! My teenagers were engaged in activities along the other small children. Both floors had interesting exhibits.

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank M2621KQwendyg
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Upstairs is a nice clean, safe spot for little ones to enjoy. Places to climb and slide. Even an outdoor tunnel. Two rooms full of fun. There is a museum downstairs and gift shop.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank AkashaJames
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Great place to take your little ones! There is so much to see, and lots to entertain them. A gift store is located in the front, lots of local craft pieces to take home also!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank judith292016
Reviewed December 28, 2017

The museum has programs throughout the year that make it an excellent spot to visit with young children and teens.

Date of experience: November 2017
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