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Amazement Square

27 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1422
+1 434-845-1888
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Love this place. Seems fitting for most age groups....even moms and dads. Diverse exhibits... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Buerreblanc
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Buckingham, Virginia
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fun

Entertaining for a busy energetic two year old. Lots of fun activities. Adults can help make it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
celiap715
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Lynchburg, Virginia
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Amazement Square is Central Virginia's first multidisciplinary, hands-on children's museum! Climb, slide and discover as you make your way through four floors of exciting, interactive exhibits, activities and programs. Visitors of all ages, backgrounds and abilities can explore global and regional topics, the arts and humanities, science and health-related themes, as well as expand their creativity.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“zip line” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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27 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1422
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+1 434-845-1888
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love this place. Seems fitting for most age groups....even moms and dads. Diverse exhibits. Friendly staff. Good location close to other activities and restaurants.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entertaining for a busy energetic two year old. Lots of fun activities. Adults can help make it educational if that’s your thing.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kids were just the right age for this place. Tunnels, slides, and ropes between floors (and elevators for the grownups), from the observation deck on the roof to the actors stage and sound booth in the basement, everything was well done and had a local...More

Thank Andrew C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our two granddaughters to Amazement Square when they were visiting us. They are 10 and 12. They loved every minute of it, We will be take for sure! Wonderful staff, great with kids. Recommend this to everyone!

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Reviewed July 16, 2018

The grandkids could stay in this place for hours & never do the same thing twice. Learning & fun all in one. Amazement Square is AMAZING! One of the questions~Would you send a friend who is traveling with a baby? Depends on the age. They...More

Thank SHARON F
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

My Grandson had his 6th birthday party there. He had a blast with all of his guest. A room was reserved for two hours maybe less for the package of 10 kids. It seem to me things were rushed pushed along not really having time...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I was able to accompany my grandson here on a field trip. They have so many fun things for the children of all ages to do and learn. The children and I really enjoyed our trip.

Thank Lynn J
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Visited here on family vacation to the Lynchburg area. My six year old daughter had a fun time as it is a hands on experience with the different exhibits. We got there as they open and stayed for a few hours. By the time we...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We attending a close family members birthday party. It was a great time for kids of all ages. Even the parents had fun. The party attendant was very helpful and made it easy. I would recommend if you budget allows to have a party here.

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

we had a great time they didn't want to leave it was floors of fun.all 3 found things to do with the age difference in them. it was fun for me too as i done things with them.

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Patricia H
June 15, 2018|
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Response from Cassidy S | Reviewed this property |
There is a very cute baby area. It’s set up like a little farm. They also have a smaller baby area upstairs!
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uberfilipi
January 24, 2018|
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Response from 444traveltheworld | Reviewed this property |
People rave about Benny Scarpetta's pizza, but we haven't eaten there. It's at 1019 Main Street which is very close to Amazement Square. I hear the pizza slices are huge and inexpensive. Probably a whole pizza is an even... More
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debynell
May 24, 2016|
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Response from George S | Reviewed this property |
There are areas there that she would love.
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