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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Day Trip to Children’s Museum

This is the coolest place to visit with children of all ages. It’s fun and interesting and the... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2019
Albemarle, North Carolina
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Toddler Heaven

Yesterday I took my daughter in law and two and a half year old grandson to this amazing place... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2019
byron s
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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The Children's Museum of Winston-Salem is a 26,000 square foot facility allowing children and adults to IMAGINE, CREATE and PLAY!Our MissionTo create a compelling destination for our community to play and learn by experiencing literature...more
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390 S Liberty St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5260
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

This is the coolest place to visit with children of all ages. It’s fun and interesting and the statues on the grounds are great for pictures.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

Yesterday I took my daughter in law and two and a half year old grandson to this amazing place. The little guy was so excited by everything available in the attraction. He could not spend enough time in the Krispy Kreme factory and was more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

A great deal of fun...especially if you are under the age of 10. Much to do for younger children (at least when we were there) and plenty of room for them to roam unimpeded.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

We have lived in this area for decades, and my 11 yo loves this museum! Always something new to do and explore. Great and coloful themes - like Krispy Kreme doughnut "making" room, grocery store with little carts, alphabet area, etc. Lots of places for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

This is a fun place for kids. We love both the Kaleideum Downtown and North locations. There is a great mix of fun, educational activities. My son loves the engineer/physics based displays - the amount and variety of displays makes this place interesting and exciting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Every time we visit family in Winston Salem NC we make time to visit this treasure! They have made a safe, fun and educational area for children to explore. It is affordable and no expensive gift shop! A grandparents perfect playground for children up to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Great fun for preschoolers. Ages 2 and 5 were enthralled for hours! Wonderful variety of activities from active to quiet. Lots of activities not found anywhere else.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chawk2221
Reviewed September 17, 2018

So many interactive displays! From the human body to animals to physics, adults and kids alike enjoyed learning in a fun, stimulating environment. You can go and make a couple of hours out of your trip or several hours. Plenty to do even if you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kp734
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

My son is 5 and he absolutely loved this place .. we have been back several times since. Makes learning fun for children!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank lnichols236
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Took my grandchildren here, and they had a ball! It never occurred to them that they were learning. Great hands on expereince for them!

Date of experience: May 2018
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May 15, 2019|
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Response from jsh8 | Property representative |
No. There is a place in the parking lot that is good for lunch.
Kristie W
November 15, 2015|
Response from BarryG444 | Reviewed this property |
Admission: Adults and children over 1 year old: $7 per person, Seniors (62+ years) and Military Personnel (with valid military ID): $6 per personGroup rate for 15 or more children: $5 per child; chaperones free until 1:5... More