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McKenna Children's Museum

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801 W San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5503
+1 830-606-9525
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Amazing experience for your child

This is a wonderful place to explore with your child. From a toddler to maybe a 5th or 6th grader... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
moentx
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New Braunfels, Texas
WOW.

The kids could stay here all day...and so could I. Lots of fun stuff to do for the kidos to do... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
Anwar S
,
Abilene, Texas
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grocery store” (26 reviews)
“water area” (8 reviews)
“water play” (6 reviews)
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801 W San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5503
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+1 830-606-9525
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"grocery store"
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"water area"
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"water play"
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"great place for kids"
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"interactive things to do"
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"great hands"
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"climbing activities"
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"favorite area"
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"lots of fun activities"
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"pretend play"
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"all ages"
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"great for young children"
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"change of clothes"
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"older kids"
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"few hours"
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"favorite part"
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"picnic tables"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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

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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.

Thank Anwar S
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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 !

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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 .

Thank Liege F
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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.

Thank surfinginflorida
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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

Thank Araceli M
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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

Thank Amy W
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

This is a wonderful place for children to learn and discover things for themselves. There are activities for toddlers, and for school aged kids. They can experience outer space, shop in a realistic grocery store,, paint and do art activities. There is an outdoor area...More

Thank Debra B
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

We love taking our kids to this museum. It's one of my favorite ones yet. However, there needs to be more employees to walk the museum and control the children that aren't being watched by their parents. My kids went to the nursery and there...More

Thank Andrea G
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Took my grandchildren here and it was an exciting hands on experience. They really liked it. A nice set up. Very impressed.

Thank daddymo2
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jessicaweisel
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.
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cindi1025
July 12, 2016|
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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.....
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