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The Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley

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So much to explore

I was looking for a close, fun outing for my daughters, ages 6 & 7, and I. I had seen the front... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2015
Kandy G
Washington, Pennsylvania
It's great for kids

There were a lot of fun things for my seven year old to play with. She was the only child there... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2014
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  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 29, 2017
“Just Okay”
Oct 19, 2017
“great place”
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10th and Main Streets, Wheeling, WV 26003
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

I knew this museum was smaller than others we’ve been to, but I wasn’t expecting it to be the way it was. It was very random and messy. It kind of seems like they’ve gathered everyone’s unwanted play things and put them in a play...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

this is a great place to spend a few hours with the kids on a cold day! lots to look and and lots to do workers are very friendly! the museum cat is cool he thrives for attention lol hes awesome sometimes just go there...More

1  Thank debbie857
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here to get the wiggles out on a long car trip. Great place!! Staff was awesome and our kids age 6 and 2 loved it! We are members at another museum and loved that this was part of the reciprocal network.

Thank Amie D
Christy C, General Manager at The Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2016

Thank you! We are glad you and yours were able to have a place to stop and play. Please come visit us again soon.

Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

I was there on a Saturday with my wife and 2 kids aged 2 and 3. The museum itself was quite entertaining for my young children. There were many things to keep them busy for a couple hours. The problem was the workers. Completely uninvolved...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2015

I was looking for a close, fun outing for my daughters, ages 6 & 7, and I. I had seen the front windows of this chilren' museum several times and decided to give it a try. I was pleasantly suprised by the reasonable cost of...More

2  Thank Kandy G
Reviewed December 18, 2014

There were a lot of fun things for my seven year old to play with. She was the only child there when we visited. The attendant was very hands off, which was fine with us. We really enjoyed a lot of the activities they had...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2014

I like how organized it is but yet the children have a lot of choices in things they want to do. The Director Patricia Croft, is always searching for exciting new ideas for programs to occupy their mind and spirit

Thank Irene C
Reviewed February 26, 2014

We went to this place to let our 2 year old burn energy. The lady that worked there wasn't very helpful into making sure our son saw/did things! The place is VERY old and dirty! the worker had 3 kids there (i guess homeschooled)they younger...More

2  Thank ErinB484
Reviewed August 5, 2013

Small but packed with lots of fun!! My girls really enjoyed being inside a bubble & climbing the rock wall.

Thank Angela M
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