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Children's Museum

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Old building, but a lot to do

I was a bit surprised at the number and scopes of things to do at this facility. We spent 3 and a... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Andrea M
Nice open museum, fun for all ages

Price was good, it was clean, 3 stories, good for kids 1-11 (have a small part for toddlers but I’d... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
Brittany R
Denham Springs, Louisiana
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327 Broad St, Lake Charles, LA 70601-4223
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All reviews hands on activities three floors water exhibit three hours few hours all ages exhibits science kiddos fun blast
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When a thunderstorm forced us to find something to do inside we found this fun hands-on highly interactive fun spot. Our kids, ages 3-8 all loved it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I was a bit surprised at the number and scopes of things to do at this facility. We spent 3 and a half hours there and the girls never got bored. I would go back.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea M
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast!! The staff was very helpful and the place was clean and fun. We enjoyed that it wasn't super crowded and there were things to do for all age groups.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Juanjose H
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Compared to my hometown’s children’s museum, the lake Charles children’s museum was a little better. It had many different hands on exhibits and three floors of entertainment. It would have been better, in my opinion, if there had been more staff involvement and guidance and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lmthibaut
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Horrible service, you pay for people to help and assist you and got no help. Very Very Disappointed!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jason I
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Price was good, it was clean, 3 stories, good for kids 1-11 (have a small part for toddlers but I’d suggest walking age to enjoy more. Only reason I didn’t give 5 stars is bc we had a child that’s in a wheelchair with us...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Great children’s museum. My 4 year old loved all the hands on activities, art, and the model trains! The museum is small, but a wonderful value.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Meghan M
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

This place is great for children ages 1 and over. Different age levels for each floor and much better than the Childrens Museum in Lafayette. They even have a special place with the model trains for the real model train enthusiasts that is awesome from...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DeJean
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We found this to be quite a nice small-city children’s museum and we felt we got our money’s worth. Free, easy parking right out front, an excellent first floor for a five-year old and reasonable price more than made up for the fact that we...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank A_and_B_from_PA
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

this is me and my kids first time at this musemum. they had fun time there. the musemum had hand on things for the children to do and experience while in the musemum.we will definitely come back there again.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Leah L
April 7, 2018|
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Response from DeJean | Reviewed this property |
Yes most definitely.
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Response from Brittany R | Reviewed this property |
$8.50 for adults and kids over 23 months old I believe it was. Unless you have a family member pass, student id I think said free