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Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Rainy Day

It was a dreary rainy summer day and my Nashville grandchildren needed an outing. We went to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Martha J
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Kids loved it

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... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“tree house”(10 reviews)
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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Reviewed 6 days ago 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

Thank Martha J
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Brandonnorris311
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank CaroleMarie9021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wide variety of activities. Brought my 4 and 7 year old. Facility was clean and staff was friendly. We recommend it.

Thank Kaina S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is a children’s exploratory museum well worth a membership if you live near Gulfport, Mississippi. If you’re just passing through, with children, put it on your Stop list. Outdoors among the oaks, you’ll find tree pavilions and a percussive musical garden....More

Thank GrandParentsGo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with granddaughters (5 & 7) and they loved it. Very well done with lots of activities. Compared to other kids museums or centers - this one has lots of fun activities. We weren't able to spend a lot of time there, but I would...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We took our grandchildren here. They are nine, seven, and twelve years old. They absolutely loved this place. It was hard to make them leave.

Thank Marvin C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

An absolutely wonderful place for children. The Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is great place to engage your children with hands-on activities. There are so many things for them to do. Your children will love it and beg you to go back again and again!

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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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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