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Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Great museum for kids.

Great place for small kids. Weather permitting they conduct some great outdoor activities. Story... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2017
Sweta A
Charlotte, North Carolina
Fun for little kids!

I had a membership here for a couple years when my kids were little (less than 7). They loved it... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2016
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Visit us for extraordinary and rich play experiences that value imagination, fun and learning. The Museum offers an adventure in play adventure for children age birth through 7 and their parents or caregivers. Join us for daily puppet shows and...more
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105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
+1 704-372-6261
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Reviewed January 13, 2017

Great place for small kids. Weather permitting they conduct some great outdoor activities. Story time was our high light. They have a discounted admission fees for care givers.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed December 9, 2016

I had a membership here for a couple years when my kids were little (less than 7). They loved it, and it was a great place for them to play when the weather was bad. My younger son loved the building section while my older...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

What a great place! My 1.5 year old loved everything! Her favorite was the water table with a built in high chair. But she seriously had a blast. I would say it's really only good for kids 8 and under. We will go back many...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed November 15, 2016

We took our grand daughters (6 & 4) to this place and they loved it. They came back a few months later and went with their entire family. Kids ranged from 1 to 8 in age. Plenty of things to do to keep all of...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed October 27, 2016

We always love a visit here. Our kids were highly entertained for a good 2 hours- (2 year old and 4 year old). We spent the most time at the "Restaurant" exhibit- where my kids ran credit cards on the cash register, baked pizza in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

This is our second year as members and I must say that I am more disappointed this visit than ever. It's seems every time I come, things are more and more messy and lacking. Now I know kids are playing and things are going to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

We are up here escaping Hurricane Mathew and were looking for a fun place to spend a rainy day with toddlers. This is it!! Amazing, wide variety of activities that were so much fun for the kids and fun to watch as adult. Very clean...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ashley M
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful interactive children's museum. Great for infants to about 2nd grade. Lots of interactive activities and experiences. Highly recommended. Also on a bus line and discounted rates for those on limited income.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank beaninNC
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

We recently vacationed near Lake Norman and on a crummy day decided to give discovery place a try. I must say we were very impressed! There were tons of activities that kept the kids moving and entertained. We stayed for just over two hours and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We used to be members here, but since we've moved to south Charlotte, we obviously aren't able to make it up to Huntersville too often. We decided to take the kids up last weekend since it was way too hot to do something outside. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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March 29, 2019|
Response from tpcrna1981 | Reviewed this property |
It was fairly crowded on a Saturday in August. I would guess that a weekday might be better.
July 5, 2017|
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Response from ElizabethRosen | Reviewed this property |
Yes! We have brought food inside many times. When you first walk in there is a room to the left that has several tables where you can occasionally find families eating packed snacks and lunches.
cheryl t
November 5, 2016|
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Response from jrobba | Reviewed this property |
It's at the next exit.