We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Tripadvisor
Saint Paul

Minnesota Children's Museum

Closed today: Closed
Open today: Closed
Review Highlights
First trip with my 3 year old grandson

This was our first visit to the museum and we had fun! Three floors of experiences and several... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2020
Karen J
,
Afton, Minnesota
Educational and Fun!

This is a wonderful Museum for young Children. The exhibits are both educational and fun. Couldn't... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2019
Jim M
Read all 359 reviews
All photos (82)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“car wash”(13 reviews)
“water area”(8 reviews)
“all ages”(37 reviews)
About
The Bigger, Better, Bolder Museum is Open! This is our first major renovation since we opened our downtown St. Paul museum in 1995. Children and adults alike delight in our 10 new exhibits and enjoy a variety of new amenities. A glass addition along...more
Certificate of Excellence
Closed today
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration:More than 3 hours
Contact
10 7th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1104
Website
+1 651-225-6000
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Saint Paul
from $19.95
More Info
from $9.95
More Info
from $55.00
More Info
from $55.00
More Info
359Reviews6Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 228
  • 80
  • 30
  • 14
  • 7
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
I went on my own tho with an eye to shopping for Childrens gifts and taking the neighbor kids next summer. There are amazing displays and activities. Plenty of interesting and experimental sorts of crafts and collections to suit all ages.
Read more
This was our first visit to the museum and we had fun! Three floors of experiences and several lounges to take breaks in. Excellent adventure for children from toddlers to about nine or ten. My grandson loved the water areas, they do provide rain gear, especially the car
Read more
This is a wonderful Museum for young Children. The exhibits are both educational and fun. Couldn't get our grandchild to leave the water tables. So much activities you can spend most of the day!
Read more
The Children's Museum used to be a family favorite for us. We used to have a membership and attend almost every month, but after they reconstructed, none of us ever want to come back. Since they remodeled, the museum is very loud, busy and cold. It lacks the nurturing,
Read more
We stopped by, late on a Friday night, so our child could visit a new place. The Science Museum was closed for cleaning, so we tried the Children's Museum. Since they were closing soon, the ticket counter gave us vouchers for another visit. Basically two visits for the price of
Read more
Previous
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 nearby hotels
Celeste St Paul
31 reviews
.11 miles away
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St Paul Downtown
1,089 reviews
.15 miles away
The Saint Paul Hotel
890 reviews
.19 miles away
Hotel 340
596 reviews
.26 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,002 nearby restaurants
Starbucks
15 reviews
.15 miles away
Meritage
561 reviews
.10 miles away
Kincaid's Fish, Chop & Steak House
393 reviews
.14 miles away
Afro Deli & Grill
53 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Candyland
113 reviews
.04 miles away
Xcel Energy Center
677 reviews
.30 miles away
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
136 reviews
.22 miles away
Frequently Asked Questions about Minnesota Children's Museum