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Seattle Children's Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Toddler had a wonderful time

Took my toddler last May here, and he simply loved it! The little supermarket, post office, and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Urvashi R
Bengaluru, India
Fun interactive 2 hours

A fun experience for young children (up to 7 years old I would say). Clean and well structured. The... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2019
Oxley, Australia
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The Seattle Children's Museum inspires curiosity and creativity in children between birth to 8 years old with 18,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits that explore science, arts, and cultural education. The museum's collection of permanent exhibits...more
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305 Harrison St, Armory/Center House, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
+1 206-441-1768
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my toddler last May here, and he simply loved it! The little supermarket, post office, and cafe were a big hit! The toddler was also fascinated with COG City and Sound Transit. We stayed till closing time. They have stroller parking too, which is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Urvashi R
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Researched to come here with my 4 year old whilst on holiday, the website looked interactive and engaging, with lots of activities to do. Staff very friendly upon arrival, we all managed to receive military discount. However, the displays are tired and dirty, no actual...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

Our 4 year old grandson had a blast at the children’s museum. We went on a Tuesday morning and there was no wait time at all. He got fully engaged in all of the activities and had a great time. He had a lot of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

A fun experience for young children (up to 7 years old I would say). Clean and well structured. The post office and construction area was a big hit. Easy access. Wifi limited

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank theKingOfOxley
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

On an outing to Space Needle, my 3 and 4 year old granddaughters caught sight of the Children’s Museum from the Armory food court. They HAD to go. They explored every nook and corner and thoroughly enjoyed. What impressed Nana the most was the staff....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Lots of room to run, lots of toys that work, including pneumatic tubes, a boat and a car with satisfying lights. An hour is about right for this age.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BJaneH
Reviewed January 31, 2019

Lots of hands-on learning activities. We spent 1 1/2 hours and could have stayed longer. They live there and will return.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wanda K
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Disappointing. The first half of the museum was fine ... enough interactive structures to keep a curious 2 year boy entertained and engaged. However, the second half of the museum, pass the tug boat exhibit, where the Japanese and other international countries displays are maintained,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank loopycynic
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We saw this museum on "Blippys" youtube channel, and the kids could not wait to go check it out. On our way over (over 5 hour drive) I read some reviews. Wish I did that before planning our trip lol. Some review I read mentioned...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank MaliaM711
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The first time we visited it was on October 2016. We were visiting Seattle and we spent a whole afternoon there. My son was 3 years old and he loved it. Know, when we move here, we decided to do a membership!! And it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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July 29, 2019|
Response from Wanda K | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember exactly. I do remember it was extremely reasonable and lots of fun for little ones and adults..
July 20, 2018|
Response from tosume2008 | Reviewed this property |
For my granddaughter's birthday party, outside food was brought in. I would think so, but you can call just to make sure.