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Amazement Square

27 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1422
+1 434-845-1888
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My kids basically grew up here! We came here a few times a year whenever we were in town. It has... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Chatham, New Jersey
Going for a walk and found it

While we were waiting for the restaurant we walked down the road and happened upon it. There is an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janet B
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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27 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1422
+1 434-845-1888
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My kids basically grew up here! We came here a few times a year whenever we were in town. It has something for every age kid. Well laid out and accessible learning in every respect. really well done!

Thank Mollyh123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While we were waiting for the restaurant we walked down the road and happened upon it. There is an outdoor piano which was fun for one of our party to play. The metal bug sculptures were near to look at. Not to far from the...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For Christmas my family received a year long pass to Amazement Square. It was a wonderful alternative to getting a pile of toys. My girls love to climb through the slides and get all of their energy out while running between exhibits. Also, it seems...More

Thank Shadow_Wanderer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here with my 6-yr old granddaughter on our way back home and we spent an enjoyable 4 hours exploring the 4-stories of their fun and educational activities. To the delight of my granddaughter, even Nana crawled up and around the various tunnels and...More

Thank Andi f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited Amazement Square with my 3 kids (11, 9, 7) during our 3 day visit to Lynchburg. There are 4 floors in a restored building along the James River. Inside offers a climbing and sliding structure that spans all 4 floors; a music...More

Thank BethAnn05
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we went some of the items did not work. We could have been easily done by within 30-40 minutes. I had 3 boys 5, 7 and 9 years old.

Thank Brandon O
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful hands on museum with a wealth of enrichment that will delight children of all ages. Incredible resource no matter whether you are a toddler or an older kid with boundless energy there is something here for you

Thank Sandpiper0001
Reviewed March 14, 2017

I recently took my grandkids to the museum. They live in the northeast and have been to many big city museums and they don't compare to the gem we have in Lynchburg.

Thank Chal N
Reviewed March 13, 2017

So I know this place is meant for children, but as a member of a group of adults who went it was so much fun! We called ahead to book our group, but my favorite part was the zip line, and the boating exhibit. The...More

Thank csnellings
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Best children's place in Lynchburg! I absolutely love taking my child here and I like to play myself!!!

Thank Paige F
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Amy, I am considering taking my granddaughter to Amazement Square. She is only 19 months old but very active and eager to learn. Is she too young?
May 24, 2016|
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Response from George S | Reviewed this property |
There are areas there that she would love.