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Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Where a kid can be a kid

My daughter and I took my 18 month old grandson on Saturday and he had a great time. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Laurel, Mississippi
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Grandkids love it

Have been twice with the grandkids when they came visit. Great place for them to explore when it's... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Theresa N
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Located in a 1915 schoolhouse, under the large live oaks, just blocks from the beach in Gulfport, MS, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is a special place for children and their grown-ups. Inside, 15,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits encourage fun...more
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246 Dolan Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-1310
+1 228-897-6039
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All reviews children's museum tree house great place for kids arts and crafts climbing structure grocery shopping all ages art room lots of fun things rainy day old school older kids fun activities indoor activities hands on activities two hours whole family
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to our visit as it had been 3 1/2 years since our last trip (grateful they were open on MLK day) and unfortunately the only updates were the cost and the strategically placed Main Entrance that screams overpriced toys from China....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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SonjaG2501, Public Relations Manager at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is continuously working to update and add new exhibits to the museum. In June 2016, “On the Green” Outdoor exhibit premiered at Lynn Meadows Discovery Center bringing children’s imagination to life, while educating them about our natural environment. Outdoor features include...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I took my 18 month old grandson on Saturday and he had a great time. Wonderful activities for children of all ages. A separate place for 4 and Under was great. We also loved the outside play areas.

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank stephaniep447
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Have been twice with the grandkids when they came visit. Great place for them to explore when it's nasty weather.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Theresa N
Reviewed October 14, 2018

we love this place There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor activities.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tan C
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor activities and there are also some great treehouses outside. We will definitely return here.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank rehmann3
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

It was a dreary rainy summer day and my Nashville grandchildren needed an outing. We went to the Discovery Center and found things for all the children 2, 4, & 6 from grocery shopping, to sliding and climbing through a wire tunnel in the center...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MarthaJ288
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time lots go do I have a 2 year old a 9 year old tons to do hours of fun we played on trains boats and had a tea party.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brandonnorris311
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is an amazing childrens' muesum for all children. There are many things for the children to do and will keep them busy for hours. There are many fun things to do that are educational.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susan A
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Grandkids that are 4 yr and 5 yr had a most amazing time and would be happy to go back everyday. However our 10 yr old grandson did not feel challenged enough and did not see it as “fun” or “educational”. I do understand it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I had the pleasure of taking my 3 year old grandson to the Lynn Meadows Center. He loved everything and we played at the supermarket, and he loved the space ship, and he made me laugh just to watch him. I had to have tea...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank CaroleMarie9021
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Lashundra t
July 29, 2017|
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Response from Linda K | Reviewed this property |
0 to 12 months – Free Children & Adults – $10 Military & Seniors 65+ – $8 Weekdays After 3pm – $3 Sundays – $6 for everyone (this is info from their web site)
March 30, 2017|
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Response from themsmindset | Reviewed this property |
This places would definitely accommodate all ages.
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Response from Rubygo50 | Reviewed this property |
$55 1 adult & 1 child $100 3 adults and all children
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Trip Report And thank you's (11 Replies)
Along story short. Plans fell through for the big get together. Trip report; My wife, myself and the granddaughter went. We arrived in time for the Beau Rivages breakfast buffet. 1/2 price on Wednesdays, yea! My granddaughter couldn't get over she could have all the bacon she wanted. We limited it of course but 4 pieces is a lot for a 6 year old and she didn't eat it all, but we let her get it, grandpa helped. Thank you Claudia; after the Buffet we went to the Beau's game room she loved...More
July 14, 2018|
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Sounds like you had a great, albeit short stay. Others will benefit from your TR. Travel safely, Hunt