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The Children's Museum of Memphis

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice place. Has had a lot of improvements through years. The kids were not impressed years ago but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
charlie1sg
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Memphis, Tennessee
Great Time!!!

Me, my dad and my girls (2.5 years 8months) has stopped for the night and decided to spend a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chelsea684
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Independence, Kansas
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The Children's Museum of Memphis creates memorable learning experiences through the joy of play in hands-on exhibits and programs.
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2525 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place. Has had a lot of improvements through years. The kids were not impressed years ago but with the improvements the grandkids like it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank charlie1sg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me, my dad and my girls (2.5 years 8months) has stopped for the night and decided to spend a few days in Memphis and visited the museum. My oldest had such a good time! It was well spaced out and clean. My dad especially loved...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Chelsea684
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is definitely geared towards a younger audience. We took my 8 year old son who did still end up having a good time but some exhibits were either broken, missing key elements, or just kind of boring for him. I definitely think their...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank adriannama23
Reviewed March 21, 2019

Since we did not travel anywhere for Spring Break like previous years, we decided to take a day trip to Memphis. CMOM is a bit pricey for what it has to offer, but its outdoor area helps make up for it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Walter W
Reviewed March 18, 2019

Sunday, February 24, 2019 I remember when I first started taking my little one to the children's museum -after about the probably second visit I knew it was going to be a part of our routine -so that's when I considered the membership- I'm so...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Itsjacquelinew
Reviewed February 3, 2019

This ia must visit place if you have children. Plenty of hand on exhibits to keep them busy. The Fire engine was a favorite.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 793casper
Reviewed January 22, 2019

Admissions to this place might set you back more than you'd expect, but the place is really well done. I also recently went to a reception at the Carousel Pavilion that was amazing. This place is attractive and very nicely built.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

So why four out of five? I don’t know, maybe the price of admission for one day is quite steep. My wife and I are members in our local city, so we’re kind of used to walking in since we have the season pass. But...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

This was a fun place to take your kids. It has little kids size kitchen supermarket dentist office playground in the best of all a real working carousel.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

We and one more family went down there during thanksgiving weekend . This kids museum is excellent place to pass time for adults with kids. We spend 8 hours no sweat kids and we all enjoyed it. This museum don’t have any canteen but they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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She might like the grocery store. And the rest depends on her attention span
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I don't believe so. We didn't try. They may have a system in place where you can. I would try to call and ask.
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