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Museum Of Discovery

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Place was Very Cool

Exploring the city, friends and I decided to visit. We only had 25 minutes to enjoy the entire... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christian M
Carrollton, Alabama
Lots of educational fun

My family had a great time on the day we visited. It happened to be a dollar day which we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonesboro, Arkansas
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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500 President Clinton Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201-1756
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exploring the city, friends and I decided to visit. We only had 25 minutes to enjoy the entire place before closing, so we rushed through the exhibits, but we were more than surprised at the extent of interactive displays we would enjoy. A great many...More

1  Thank Christian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family had a great time on the day we visited. It happened to be a dollar day which we were unaware of until we got to the door; however, it wasn’t overly crowded. There were lots of fun, educational things to do. We all...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great time spent with our grandchildren ages 10 months, 8, 11, and 15. The toddler room is so impressive and separated from the other area. Love the hands on exhibits. Staff was exceptionally friendly and inviting - which encouraged participation and interaction from our kids....More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Wonderful discovery museum full of hands on exhibits! Lie on a bed of nails - really, it's a unique and totally safe experience! Learn about pulleys through an exhibit where you pull yourself up using different pulley arrangements. Mechanics, electricity, conservation of energy, action and...More

1  Thank Charlie B
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Museum of Discovery in Little Rock has activities for all ages. My grandson who is 3 had a great time. We could have spent an entire day there had we had enough time.

1  Thank meichellearnp
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had a great time, The grandaughter loved it and had alot of fun. the wife and I are both seniors and we had fun too.

1  Thank dennisjo2016
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We have been to a lot of children's museums, science centers and 'discovery' centers so probably would not have bothered except we had to wait to check into our hotel. Pleasantly surprised by all of the unique exhibits. A lot of things we have not...More

2  Thank northwoodstraveler57
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Interactive museum that teaches science on different levels that kids love! Located downtown in Little Rock between the Clinton Library and the River Market.

1  Thank MFG1291
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I thought it was very interesting. they had some great displays and attractions. They had a lot of. hands on things for the kids to play with. Very impressed with it in general

Thank jillybean78
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Took my niece and nephew here for a fun afternoon to get out of the heat. They had a wonderful time and enjoyed it very much. I recommend it.

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Tanya Y
July 26, 2018|
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Response from Carly G | Reviewed this property |
It’s within a quick walking distance, I’d say it was about a five minute walk with a stroller.
May 19, 2018|
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Response from LeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
I think they would enjoy it.
Mollie B
March 11, 2017|
Response from Museum o | Property representative |
Definitely! Couples especially love our adult night called Science After Dark. It's held the last Thursday of the month from 6-9 p.m.