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Sandcastles Children's Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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Pleasant Surprise

We were looking for things to do indoors since the weather was not cooperating. Wow what a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Petoskey, Michigan
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Wow! What a fun surprise

I was on vacation with my young son and we were looking for something in the morning to do that was... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Allegan, Michigan
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  • Average2%
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  • Terrible1%
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You are invited to have some fun!! Sandcastles offers over 35 different exhibits designed just for kids to explore! Come fly our Cessna airplane! Guide the plane at the control tower! We have a climbing wall, an art center and stage, bubbles, and a...more
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129 E Ludington Ave, Ludington, MI 49431-2107
+1 231-233-9326
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for things to do indoors since the weather was not cooperating. Wow what a surprise. There was so much for the kids to do and even the adults enjoyed themselves. Two thumbs up 👍 as my kids said.

1  Thank llonghorns
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I was on vacation with my young son and we were looking for something in the morning to do that was out of the sun and offered a fun experience for a busy boy. I was coming expecting to stay an hour or so, but...More

2  Thank paulandnichole
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We stopped on our way north for a break from the car ride and I couldn't get over how well the place was setup. Each corner had something new and well thought out. My kids were 6, 4, 2 and our kids loved it.

1  Thank Ben K
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Being from the Chicago area we have a lot of great children’s museums nearby. That being said, this competes with all of them as a top notch kids museum. Our 2 and 5 year old loved it and while we only stayed for 2.5 hours...More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit especially on a rainy day. My daughter was 2-1/2 years old at the time we visited and she fell in love with the pizza and ice cream parlor, doll hospital and grocery store. Great value and friendly staff. The only reason...More

1  Thank Nina M
Reviewed January 23, 2018

This museum is loaded with more activities than you would think from looking at the outside. Great fun and learning activities.

1  Thank cacn2018
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This sweet museum seems small on the outside but is amazing on the inside. I am amazed at all the detail they have in each area. The staff is so kind and you can tell they enjoy what they do. The kids had a blast!!

1  Thank katedesmeules
Reviewed August 29, 2017

This is such a great place for kids to learn and have fun at the same time. While an adult needs to be present with your kids, they are free to roam around and enjoy all that Sand Castles has to offer with great hands...More

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This museum is a great place! Many hand-on activities for kids. Our grandkids, ages 7 to 17 months had a ball and so did we. From the grocery store, to the nursery, the stage, farm and plane, the kids were non-stop. Each area had something...More

2  Thank kcsgkg
Reviewed July 14, 2017

if u are to Ludington for vacation with young kids spaire a couple of hours or even more to this sweet place for kids. for just 6$ watch happy kids trying, play, create discover and explore the variety of interactive subjects of interest

2  Thank David Y
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