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Greensboro Children's Museum

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Address: 220 North Church St, Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone Number: 336-574-2898
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue - Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Interactive exhibits for children.

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I wasn't sure if my 18 month old would be old enough to be interested. But she absolutely loved it! We saw every bit. She was able to enjoy just about everything. Very cute... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wasn't sure if my 18 month old would be old enough to be interested. But she absolutely loved it! We saw every bit. She was able to enjoy just about everything. Very cute, clean, not too busy and free for military and dependents

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alot of the exhibits are hands on for the kids and they love that. A good way to learn a lesson in a fun way. Could not get one of my grandkids off the plane!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Children's Museum! There's something to do for kids ages 6 months to 8-9 years olds! Fridays from 5-8 admission is half price, and teachers get in free anytime with a valid teacher ID. We sometimes take our lunch and spend a good while playing, or just go in for an hour or so on a Friday night!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

School Trip went amazing here. Staff was very helpful. Great place for families, especially those with small children.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This place is a very pleasant surprise! I would easily say that it rivals more recognized similar places in bigger cities by all measures. There are varied exhibits (doctor's office, farmhouse, post office, and even a TV station!). Also, there are life size real vehicles (police cruiser, fire truck, ambulance, tractor, race car)! The whole place is clean, well kept,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Its good for one time, kids were enjoyed there there so many things for to learn to watch closely full of fun for one day only.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We are family members so that we can take our toddler often and hope to continue visiting as he grows since there are so many things to do for different ages of children and they are always bringing in new things. The classes and series are intended for older children (and adults too) so we haven't done those yet, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Lots of fun and interesting things for the little ones. Sometimes it is awfully crowded and it's a bit wild in there...but my grandchildren love to come when they are visiting me.

Thank Kay R
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

The GCM is a great place for learning and fun. Lot's of different areas AND an outdoor learning area.

Thank Zan L
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

My company had a free admission day so we thought we would check this out. My 2 year old son absolutely LOVED this place. The staff was very friendly and there was so much to do that he never got bored. He probably would have slept there if we had let him. Just about everything was hands on, so he... More 

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