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Address: 20 E High St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2319
Phone Number: +1 717-337-9151
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Explore and More is aptly named. Our grandchildren really enjoyed all the fun things they offer. A great place to take children, especially if the weather isn't suitable to be... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 23, 2016
Carolyn L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Explore and More is aptly named. Our grandchildren really enjoyed all the fun things they offer. A great place to take children, especially if the weather isn't suitable to be outside. We were there earlier with our grandchildren and I gave a gift to the parents of 4 children recently.

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Thank Carolyn L
York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

My 3-year-old daughter and I decided to make the trek to Explore and More yesterday. Despite the long drive, it was absolutely worth it! I had initially heard some lukewarm reviews about the place, so I went in skeptically; however, after talking to one of the owners (a former preschool teacher) and spending 2 hours there, I was hooked! The... More 

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Thank YorkTravelGirl
Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I have been bringing young children to Explore and More every summer for over 16 years now. Each year it is loads of fun. I would recommend this highly to anyone with young kids. The two ladies that run this are top-notch former teachers who know learning and fun are linked directly together. Plan to spend at least three hours... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

My 4 yo loved E & M and I loved watching her explore new things and ideas. There is something to do on every inch of this house. There is a science room, art room, industrial/factory play, lights and 1862 dress up and full kitchen play area. Endless activities to keep your child's imagination going!

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Thank becklovinlife
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

We took our grandson there, and he had a blast. I think we all had a blast! There were so many cool things for younger kids to do! He was just out of Kindergarten when we went. Just when you think there can't be anymore things, there was another activity to do. It was a fun and meaningful activity packed... More 

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Thank Ritabeeper
Factoryville, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

Our family loves Explore & More Museum, and it's quickly becoming a tradition with every trip to Gettysburg. Located in house built in the 1800's, there are different areas with various types of activities. Our family's favorite is the giant bubble maker! The kids also love the dress-up area, arts & crafts room, and the backyard with sandpit and other... More 

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Thank Lena1428
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

I've been here several times with the oldest granddaughter, and she wants to go there every time she comes to town, where we live, to visit us.. She loves the general store/house area especially - never tires of it! - and also the construction zone upstairs. There is a lot to do, including some sciency stuff (for young children), arts... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

The four year old enjoyed himself for about an hour.Several rooms... Finger painting. Play-Doh. PVC pipes with running water. Train set. Cost $12. $7 per child. $5 for accompanying adult; $5 for each additional adult; claiming capacity...

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Thank Thom P
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

Spent a few hours here with my grandson and we had a fun time, Clean, Fun, and many interesting things to see and do. He is 8 yrs old and I would say 8 and younger this is the perfect place for a few hours of fun.

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Thank Judy C
Westminster, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

It is a little hard to find, but worth the search. Not far from downtown, this attraction is great for younger kids to have fun and learn a few things at the same time. Our children, 4 and 7, enjoyed many arts and crafts, playing and experimenting, and having lots of fun. The owner is friendly and passionate about her... More 

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