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McKenna Children's Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Love the children’s museum!

The is the best place for younger kids. Lots of fun stuff to do and I cool water play area... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New Braunfels, Texas
Fun for the kids

Mckenna Children's Museum is alot of fun for children of all ages. While we were there, we checked... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
New Braunfels, Texas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The is the best place for younger kids. Lots of fun stuff to do and I cool water play area outside. My kids still enjoy visiting even though they are older now:)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tmassa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mckenna Children's Museum is alot of fun for children of all ages. While we were there, we checked out the dinosaur exhibit. This is a pretty neat place to check out. We ate at Pavlock's while visiting the museum. It was a little pricey and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank matthewbS572VI
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Lots of things to keep kiddos occupied for hours. And most of them have a educational nature. All of the play areas have a theme..space, medicine..etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank elviejo2015
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a wonderful place to explore with your child. From a toddler to maybe a 5th or 6th grader. So much to see and do. Lots for the imagination and little hands. Wonderful respite from the summer heat and there is a snack bar...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank moentx
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The kids could stay here all day...and so could I. Lots of fun stuff to do for the kidos to do. Science, dress up, learning and just all around fun stuff everywhere.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Anwar S
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Our 4 yr old thoroughly enjoyed visiting this museum. Its not too big but has so many fun, interactive things to do. If you are visiting New Braunfels with kids, you must do this atleast once !

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anu91
Reviewed April 6, 2018

The Museum looks very new. It's very clean and there's a lot of different activities. I was surprise that a small city like New Braunfels would have such a nice place for young kids. Highly recommended .

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Liege F
Reviewed March 20, 2018

Most of the activities are geared for younger kids (pre school). The kids love shopping at the store, checking out the alligators, and playing outside.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank surfinginflorida
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

After having a membership with The Children's DoSeum in SA, I switched over to New Braunfels' McKenna Museum. It's less packed and comfy. It's never too packed, and the setting is more intimate for me and my girls! Best features: super-easy face-painting, outer space, and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Araceli M
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The McKenna is a fun children’s museum to visit in New Braunfels. There are lots of fun activities including but not limited to art, a medical learning area, learning about astronauts and space by dressing as an astronaut and going into “space”, driving an ambulance...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Amy W
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November 21, 2018|
Response from elviejo2015 | Reviewed this property |
No the museum will not be open Thanksgiving day...but will be open on Friday
March 12, 2018|
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Response from capitollover | Reviewed this property |
I saw quite a few toddlers, but I think the optimal age range is 3 to 6.
July 12, 2016|
Response from Luv2Fly2Madrid3 | Reviewed this property |
Admission $7.50 Per adult and children ages 12 months and up. Members & Infants 0-11 months are FREE From their website.....