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Museum Of Discovery

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Address: 500 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone Number:
+1 501-396-7050
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great for a 7 & 8 year old

Spent about 4 hours here on a Saturday in Feb 2017. The place was very busy but there was a lot for the kids to do so the crowd didn't seem too bad. Highly recommended for kids 7... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
John S
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St. Clair, MI
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St. Clair, MI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent about 4 hours here on a Saturday in Feb 2017. The place was very busy but there was a lot for the kids to do so the crowd didn't seem too bad. Highly recommended for kids 7 & 8.

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Saint Clair, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this museum with our kids ages 7 and 8. The kids enjoyed their time there. We spent about 4 hours there and the kids were engaged the whole time. I have been to quite a few children's museums and this one ranks up there as one of the best.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good place to take your kids and let them play and explore and learn about science. There are plenty of fun activities to keep the kids busy and cool interactive experiments.

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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the chance to go to the 21 and older Science after dark event this past week. It was GREAT. Highly recommend a visit!

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

We had a group with the ages of 4, 14, 31. 34, 61 and 64. All six of us had a wonderful visit! We think you will really enjoy it, too!

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2016

I have spent countless hours in the Museum of Discovery. I have been there for birthday parties, summer camp, lazy afternoons and summer days. I remember an amazing exhibit and lecture on the Tesla coil. I remember cool explosions made of dry ice. One of my favorite exhibits is the tornado shelter in the basement. I also like the place... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

I have held an annual membership for my son and I for three years now. That, alone, should tell you what an enriching and worthwhile experience the MOD is for children. :-) But, to be more specific, the MOD is a multi-level / segmented museum that is bound to have something of interest for your children (it can actually be... More 

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Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

I took my Grandsons to visit the Museum in June, 2016. We were looking for a place to visit on a hot summer day. The visit was wonderful!! Totally kid friendly, from building blocks to learning how to be a television weatherman. The boys had a grand time. We will visit again soon.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just moved to the area and we were exploring the area when we came across this little gem. Lots of neat and educational, not to mention interactive exhibits for kids of all ages. Spent about 3-4 hours here. We can't wait to come back!

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Thank Roxanne K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

We have older children (16 and 13) they enjoyed being here. It is hard having family time that we all enjoy. This was one of those places. We especially loved the tornado room. It is also neat to go back and see what has changed.

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