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Discovery Station at Hagerstown

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Great place to visit for toddlers on up! So many different areas to explore. Race car ramp, Cessna... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sheila N
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Keedysville, Maryland
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Fantastic!

Took my 2 1/2 year old grandson to Discovery Station today. He loved it! I loved it! Can't wait to... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Carole L
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Smithsburg, Maryland
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Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a hands-on museum that provides life-long learning experiences to thousands of children and families each year. We create an environment that stimulates curiosity for discovery, exploration, and further...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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101 W Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-4709
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All reviews children's museum bank vault all ages lots of fun high school well worth the trip great place to visit dinosaurs titanic cessna brittany upstairs volunteers science airplane blast robot
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit for toddlers on up! So many different areas to explore. Race car ramp, Cessna real life Airplane, Construction Area, Little village of shops and doctors. Upstairs there is more To explore! Worth the time and trip! My Grandson never wants to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sheila N
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Took my 2 1/2 year old grandson to Discovery Station today. He loved it! I loved it! Can't wait to take him again!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carole L
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place for kids of all ages to play and explore. The kids are having a blast & the numerous exhibits satisfy their ADHD. They could play here all day and not get bored. The admission is fair for what you get and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Lots of fun stuff to do. Very hands on. My 9 and 12 year old grandchildren had a great time. There was a lot of information about a variety of subjects from Baseball to Outer Space to The Titanic and even Dinosaurs. Upstairs there is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank relique2005
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This hands on children's museum is a MUST SEE (and do). Two floors of exhibits and programs and events! Lots to learn about and play with. You will want to plan at least 2 hours for this one. Whoever said SCIENCE and MATH and HISTORY...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018

We took our grandsons. They had a great time. Quite a few things to see and do. It was not very crowded on the day we went.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SCC8
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We were traveling through town and used our reciprocal program from our science museum to get in here at no charge. The museum is a bit run down and exhibits are either for young kids (preschool) or for adults (titanic and aviation exhibit). We stopped...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank alizardk
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Spent over 2 hours here with my 6-yr old grandson. Such a wide variety of activities and displays...from dinosaurs to transportation and crafts to robots and legos. So much to choose from and experience. We also participated in the shaving cream painting in the craft...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dean_Amy-2004
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This museum may be targeted at children, but there's some ABSOLUTELY AMAZING stuff inside that even adults will love - especially if you're into science like me! Additionally, the building is an old bank, and it's really neat to see how they have converted the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ken B
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Took my 2 and 3 year old boys there.we had a blast in the dinosaur room. The real airplane that kids can climb in is also a highlight. Definitely one of the best things to do with young kids. Train sets upstairs are a bonus...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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middyc7
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Response from INGRID W | Reviewed this property |
I would say preschool through maybe 3rd grade though there are some things, like the titanic exhibit that would interest adults and older kids. The vast majority is ideal for the younger age group.
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