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Hands On Children's Museum

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Hands On Children's Museum

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Charlene wrote a review Sep 2019
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My kids love it there. They are able to be creative. It's an old bldg with old toys but it's pretty cool. My only negative would be the restrooms are gross. And they need to have better security. They need to have a system in place to identify the child with parent. Like Chuck E Cheese. I keep up with my children but sometimes they run ahead and I lose sight quickly.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Jaxcolley wrote a review Jun 2019
Middleburg, Florida179 contributions76 helpful votes
I took my granddaughter here for a fun day and she loved it. I was greeted as soon as I walked in the door and we were inside playing after about 5 minutes. The museum was a bit crowded due to a field trip that was there but even with that there were plenty of areas to play in and I was amazed at how well all the children shared and took turns without having to be told to. We were there about three hours which was enough, mostlY due to more field trips. This is an affordable fun place to visit for your kids. We will be back!
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Stevenson_nat wrote a review Feb 2019
Jacksonville, Florida3 contributions5 helpful votes
My son was invited to a birthday party held here. Upon arrival I was completely ignored by the 2 employees at the front desk. Neither one acknowledged my presence for at least 3 minutes (non work related conversations). They took our gift said we could play for about an hour and half and went back to their conversation. As we walked around I noticed the poor hygiene, which I pushed aside knowing how children are. I decided to get my son's face painted. The woman doing the face painting had her jaw wired shut, which made speaking nearly impossible. I understand how difficult this may be for her so I kept my son calm as she went about painting. As we walked away a group of employees stopped to tease the face painter, saying "speak up, we can't hear you" and "chew and swallow" ect. Now by no means am I a prude. I enjoy laughing and joking and am able to tell the difference between sarcasm and seriousness. They were serious. Bullying this poor woman who literally can't speak to defend herself, just trying to make some money while facing this difficult situation with screaming children at that. By no means was this necessary and it's quite discouraging to see a group of adults bullying, while we as a society are trying to teach our children not to. I don't think we'll be returning.
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Betty A wrote a review Aug 2018
Knoxville, Tennessee4 contributions
My grandchildren absolutely had a blast, this could have been an all day event for them, had they had a food court area. The hands on activities were well thought out and perfect for young imaginative children. I highly recommend the hand on Childrens museum. Young minds need more places like this
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Dustin S wrote a review Dec 2017
Eleva, Wisconsin75 contributions27 helpful votes
We took my son here while visiting my grandparents since he loves the children's museum back home. This place is absolutely gross. Instantly you walk in and it's musty smelling. Stuff not secured well or very wore out. Everything was also very messy. Then we got back to the toddler area where there were roaches and bugs crawling around. We did not stay very long.
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Date of experience: April 2017
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