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Oklahoma Wondertorium

308 W Franklin Ave, Stillwater, OK 74075-3522
+1 405-533-3333
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Exceptional indoor activity for younger children!

Our family loves the Wondertorium! It is wonderful for younger children. My 10 year-old is probably... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
michalmichelle
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Stillwater, Oklahoma
Best Suited For Young Children

We’ve visited here in May for the last 3 years because there is free admission for kids who... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Teri S
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Enjoy memory-making experiences and engage children in creative, developmental play at Oklahoma's newest children's museum, the Oklahoma WONDERtorium in Stillwater. The WONDERtorium offers 14 hands-on, interactive exhibits and playscapes plus special activities weekly. The facility provides 10,000 square feet of exhibit space, classrooms and party rooms, office space and a gift shop. The Generation Station Barn exhibit offers kids the opportunity to 'milk' a life-size cow and collect eggs that can then be delivered to the Generation Station Store, a replica 1900s grocery store. Children can also enjoy pure active play sending scarves and foam balls through A-Mazing Airways, splashing in the Water Play exhibit or climbing a wall, sliding down a tree slide and crawling through a fallen log in Forest Playground. The Little WONDERs exhibit offers a play area for grown-ups with children under two to interact together away from the main exhibit floor. Another popular exhibit at the Oklahoma WONDERtorium is My Medical Center, where children engage in dramatic play by dressing up and pretending to be a patient or medical staff. Patients check in with paperwork and can be taken to the doctor's office where they are measured, weighed and tested for good vision. There's a pretend surgery and recovery area, a human body with removable parts, as well as a nursery where life-like babies are cared for. A special unit block area allows children to learn cognitive skills like hand-eye coordination, spacial perception and problem-solving, as well as the Imagination Playground where children are encouraged to create structures from large foam blocks. Ruth Cavins, Executive Director of the museum, said the focus of the WONDERtorium is on children learning through play. Expounding on focus, Cavins continues, "Children's play is important to healthy brain development because it allows them to use their imaginations, solve problems and interact and cooperate with others. Our exhibits are designed to allow children to create and explore a world they can master, discovering self-confidence and the benefits of sharing and negotiating.
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308 W Franklin Ave, Stillwater, OK 74075-3522
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family loves the Wondertorium! It is wonderful for younger children. My 10 year-old is probably too old now, but my toddler loves it. Even my 7 year-old enjoys visits.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve visited here in May for the last 3 years because there is free admission for kids who participate in Special Olympics, which is very nice. My grandson is now 11 and too old for this facility. There are mostly pretend play activities best suited...More

Thank Teri S
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

I visited with a group of 4 year olds, and every single child in our class found a learning area that they loved. There is a great amount of variety in the different stations. Everything from a theater setup to a diner scene. As a...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Good variety of activities and things to see and learn and ways for children to "playmagine". Two thumbs up.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We love this place. Kids play and don't even realize they are learning at the same time. Tons of things to do there. We visit at least once a week and my kids are never bored. Make sure u take change for the little whirlie...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

My grandchildren ages 2 1/2, 5 and 7 1/2 all had a blast and played individually and together on all the different areas. It's not so big that you worry about not being able to see your child if they change areas quickly. From the...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

When we first pulled into the parking lot, I have to admit both my husband and I were a little hesitant about going in. It doesn't have much curb appeal, but we're so glad we did!!!! This place was great. We have 2 1/2 yr...More

Thank L L
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Our kids love going to the WONDERtorium. The museum is clean and there are several hands on activities our kids enjoy.

Thank Benjamin D
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

We visited witth my daughters brownie troop. Their ages are 8 & 9 It was a great time, they made ice cream, a lava lamp, learned about static electricity, made balloons blow up with vinegar and baking soda. My daughter loved the hospital set up...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

Came here with our 4 year old granddaughter and had a great time! So much for kids to do it was a great way to spend a rainy day!

Thank 279renates
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