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Great Activity Place for Younger Kids

We brought a 3-year old & 1-year old to be this place. My 1-year old did not get as much out of... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Great for Young Ones but Pay Per Adult

Very diverse amount of activities in this underground village especially for little ones. Live... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2016
Falls Church, Virginia
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“Great for preschool & kindergarten aged kids!”
Jun 26, 2017
“Great Activity Place for Younger Kids”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to explore and do with younger kids - a must-do in the area!! In my opinion, best for ages 2-6. Each room has a designated theme/purpose for lots of exploring & creativity. Rooms include grocery store, dress-up, painting, music, baking/kinetic sand, soap making, library,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

We brought a 3-year old & 1-year old to be this place. My 1-year old did not get as much out of this place as the 3-year old did (for obvious reasons): she just kind of wanted to walk around and say hi to all...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank cynthiahlopez
Reviewed November 25, 2016

Very diverse amount of activities in this underground village especially for little ones. Live animals, dress up, loads of books and toys, fossball, keyboard, and additional paid activities to decorate cupcakes/cookies/sundae, or use nail polish and other things with soaps etc. Well organized and friendly...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank MrsDennsity
Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Went on a field trip with my daughter school and it was lots of fun! The kids made a smoothie and enjoyed all the rooms. Will def go back again soon!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Libra123456
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Visited this weekend with a 3 year old and grandparents. It cost about $45 for 5 people which included more adults than children. We only did one of the extras which was painting nails which my toddler loved and it was the best part for...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank MDMom2012
Reviewed March 7, 2016

Last week we spent 3 1/2 hours there and felt we "got our money's worth".The Playseum Has about a dozen rooms. When we arrived our three-year-old granddaughter went shopping in the Safeway. She particularly liked working the cash register and the credit card machine. She...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Ken F
Reviewed December 3, 2015

Im always looking for places to take my Grandson and I stumbled upon a Groupon on LivingSocial deal and was pleasantly surprised at this hidden gem located down the steps in the basement of a building. Parking isn't fun but you can park across the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Sharon H
Reviewed February 18, 2015

It kills me that my daughter (3.5) loves this place so much. It's no surprise that she does - it's a messy free-for-all with lots of stuff to get into. But I agree with many other commentators about the place being a bit run down,...More

Date of experience: February 2015
4  Thank MonkeyGirlBean
Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is such a cute idea. It's obvious the place is operating on a tight budget but if you take that into consideration this is a great place to spend a couple hours. My six year old daughter loved it. Grandma's attic had antiques to...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank dkelblaine1
Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

The stations (rooms) are not regularly put back in order, so elements of the activity get strewn around into other rooms. There was no staff around to help handle animals, provide play dough, or dispense treats. Seemed to just be someone with the pay for...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank natashalili
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