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Avampato Discovery Museum

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I went to the da Vinci exhibition, and with some time on hand, I discovered the "childrens city... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Charleston, West Virginia
Museam has became the jewel of Charleston

Avampato & Clay Center is a complete performing arts museam that also adds science & art. The... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2018
Scott Depot, West Virginia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went to the da Vinci exhibition, and with some time on hand, I discovered the "childrens city", with a play supermarket, bank, service station and many more .... so cute for younger children☺. da Vinci was more than expected an I enjoyed all his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AlanLGfromSA
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Avampato & Clay Center is a complete performing arts museam that also adds science & art. The museam is conviently located downtown close to CAMC General Division and has many activities for the whole family. Many of concerts have I enjoyed there. Very nicely decorated...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank momofscooby
Reviewed April 16, 2018

what an amazing, safe and fun venue for children...unfortunately, the hours kind of suck...not everyone are stay @ home parents...please consider staying open until 8pm, 3 or 4 days a week, especially in the summer...we are about an hour and 1/2 away...we work...your current hours...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank mjpk25
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took our ten year old daughter. We loved the exhibits, but the snack bar never opened. We ended up filling up cups at the water fountain to stay hydrated. We loved the National Park Adventures planetarium show. It was so relaxing....More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank iteachesl2
Reviewed March 5, 2018

The exhibits are very entertaining and wonderful learning experiences. Plan a reasonable length of time as it is hard to drag the kids away. Go to the Water Works last as they mostly will get a little bit wet.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rreishman
Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is a great place to take the kids. The exhibits change every few months, but are always enjoyable.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Justin_Salisbury
Reviewed August 11, 2017

The Avampato Discovery Museum is great for families with small children. Lots to see and do at a relatively affordable price.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MizzMcClanahan
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Great place for kids of all ages! Very Interesting Stuff! Beautiful building, love it, definitely a must see!

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Dena F
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Entirely new exhibits in place or will be soon. Exciting new experience for youngsters. Museum has come alive with excitement

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed April 10, 2016

We stopped by the museum on our way home from vacation. A great rainy day activity for our kids! We were there for 4 hours! Kids loved it. Lots of hands on activities for the kids to do.

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank kristyg509
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