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.

The Children's Museum at Yunker Farm

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
Needs some work

The museum is fun for children which is the most important but it needs some updates. Some of the... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
West Fargo, North Dakota
Home-like museum farm with lots to do indoors and out.

The museum is inside a renovated two story farm house set on some acreage with a lot of green... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
Read all 50 reviews
All photos (1)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travelers talk about
“farm house”(2 reviews)
“cow”(4 reviews)
The Children's Museum is home to more than 50 exhibits, including a children's railroad and carousel, and offers hands-on discovery for the entire family.
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
1201 28th Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102-1337
+1 701-232-6102
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
50 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews children and adults farm house cow milking play fun
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 50 reviews
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great place to bring the kids. You can paint, milk a fake cow and create your own puppet show. Great experience

Thank 85cargirl
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We took our grandson here last summer and occupied about 15 minutes of our time! Activities had parts missing, parts broken, unclean, or no instructions. Very dirty, outdated. Fargo Parks dept should tour this for themselves and definitely change things. We brought our kids there...More

Thank Sandy T
Reviewed February 17, 2018

The museum is fun for children which is the most important but it needs some updates. Some of the rooms are unique and interesting but others need to be completely renovated. Not a must see attraction.

Thank Busboy19
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

I was very disappointed with our visit. I had been there 10 years ago to volunteer in college and I don’t think anything has changed. Many things were broken and missing. We struggled to find an hour worth of things to do there. My son...More

Thank 487katen
Reviewed July 9, 2017

The museum is inside a renovated two story farm house set on some acreage with a lot of green space. Although it's right in the city of Fargo, once you're in there it doesn't feel like "city". When you enter you will notice a "humane...More

Thank jksmi
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Although small, lots of things for young kids to do. However, needs updating (example: Velcro wouldn't stick in farm). Nice outdoor area. Train for kids to ride for additional cost. Our 3 year old son enjoyed it

1  Thank hwylonestar
Reviewed March 5, 2017

My daughter is 13 and we were driving around when we saw this red barn like house, we went inside and looked around. Her and I both thought it was cool but she would of had more fun around the age 4-9 and also having...More

Thank wildhockeylife
Reviewed October 25, 2016

My kids enjoy this place. There is lots to do and we can spend a few hours here easily. Hands on items and during the summer months a train ride! Also has picnic tables and a play area.

Thank kuhn486
Reviewed September 6, 2016

There is so much packed in this little building--lots of nooks and crannies and activities. I've been here twice with my nieces/nephews (under 7) and there's always tons to keep them entertained.

Thank heatherct_2012
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We paid for a themed birthday party in which we were supposed to have a party assistant to help us out and do a craft with the kids. Upon our arrival we were told that the party assistant did not show up for work and...More

Thank katierose-und
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 nearby hotels
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Fargo 19th Ave/Airport Dome
476 reviews
.58 miles away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Fargo
605 reviews
.58 miles away
Candlewood Suites Fargo
116 reviews
.82 miles away
Scandia Hotel
14 reviews
2.14 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 376 nearby restaurants
The Shack on Broadway
79 reviews
.61 miles away
Labby's Grill and Bar
41 reviews
.66 miles away
Buffalo Wild Wings
37 reviews
.65 miles away
Grand Junction Grilled Subs
18 reviews
.66 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 74 nearby attractions
Heritage Hjemkomst Interpretive Center
182 reviews
2.62 miles away
Newman Outdoor Field
143 reviews
1.12 miles away
Fargo Air Museum
154 reviews
.69 miles away
155 reviews
.80 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Children's Museum at Yunker Farm staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines