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Cincinnati Museum Center

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Beautiful old museum, huge omnimax

The day we were here we saw the Egyptian exhibition, which the wife loved. The we went to the huge... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ManningAvenger
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Sellersburg, Indiana
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Worth a visit

We bought the discovery pass and added the Mummy omnimax. There was plenty to see and do and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
nessjoy4
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Taipei, Taiwan
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Visit our Duke Energy Children's Museum and other permanent and special exhibitions. Several museum aspects are coming back online in phases. Visit cincymuseum.org for details on the museums and experiences that are available, hours of operation and...more
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1301 Western Ave, Union Terminal, Cincinnati, OH 45203-1138
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The day we were here we saw the Egyptian exhibition, which the wife loved. The we went to the huge omnimax theater for "Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs". The theater itself covers your entire field of vision. The museum is a beautiful historic railroad terminal...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ManningAvenger
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We bought the discovery pass and added the Mummy omnimax. There was plenty to see and do and ironically the exhibition I was expecting to be boring ended up being the most interesting and my favorite by far - the set up of Cincinnati in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the special Egypt exhibit and were suitably impressed by the building and the exhibit. We have not been since they did the restoration work. We were not able to see everything but the natural history museum looked great. The didactics are well...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to the museum with my husband and sister. We bought the discovery pass and added on the Egypt exhibit and the Holocaust exhibit. With parking and everything it was $107 (My husband saved us $1 with the senior rates). We went to see the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The new Holocaust and Humanities Exhibit is wonderful. Very educational and moving! This is one everyone should visit!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jane K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is also a great view of the city skyline from the entrance. The main museum and the children’s museum are great, and we particularly enjoy the special exhibits. Lots more to see and do once you get there. BUT, take your own snacks. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just looking at the building is worth your visit. The museums are engaging, the movie experience is out of this world and the new exhibits are unbelievable. A do not miss Cincinnati experience.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank StevenA2604
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for families to visit. The OmniMax theater is awesome. The children's museum is loads of fun. The science and history portion is wonderfully educational. And the Holocaust museum is so well done and so necessary to see. Visit this wonderful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Aliyah21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Cincinnati Museum Center is a gem. Housed in the former Union Terminal, this Art Deco masterpiece tells you the importance this city once held. It’s a joy to wander this beautifully renovated space. I’ve spent many happy hours here with my family when my...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NBentley2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum has a great play area for little ones. The Omnimax is very enjoyable. Of course the museum is great for families.

Date of experience: February 2019
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WonderMan3
January 28, 2019|
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Response from T9803WQthomasc | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, but parking is going to cost. I am not sure about before they open, it could be trespassing!
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cprie94
December 26, 2018|
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I’ve been with a backpack nearly every visit and never had s problem. Especially when we have our camera gear and kiddo snacks with us.
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Melanie G
August 2, 2018|
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Our grandchildren love it so much they ask to go.
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