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“Children's museum”

Kearney Area Children's Museum
Ranked #9 of 20 things to do in Kearney
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: We are proud to offer more than twenty interactive exhibits that cover a wide variety of interests that include an art studio, science center, train depot, grocery store, fire station, and agriculture area. Guests have the opportunity to explore at their own pace, and are invited to touch, push, pull, build, and play with every exhibit.
Kearney, Nebraska
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20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Children's museum”
Reviewed December 4, 2013

Wow, what a place to take your little ones. This museum has interactive displays your children are sure to enjoy.

Visited October 2013
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West Des Moines, Iowa
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“A good way to burn off some energy before a long drive”
Reviewed September 1, 2013

We had 5 hours of driving ahead of us and wanted to give the kids a chance to burn off some energy. This while pricey at 27$ for a fam of 4 (KIDS UNDER 12 MO FREE) seemed to fit the bill.

Basicly this is not a museum at all but a play center with about 16 themed play areas including:
Construction zone
Build your own roller coaster (favorite with our brood)
Water tables broken during our visit
Train town
Grocery store
Music and dance
Sports
Theater dress up
Toddler town
Space ship
Dino dig
Outdoors
Post office/bank
Vet
Doctors office

I felt a little ripped off having to pay admission for 2 adults when there are no activities for adults other than supervision, maybe that's the idea. A few other exhibits were damaged or broken during our visit but most were operational. My wife said that she'd go back but probably not more than once a year at current pricing.

Visited August 2013
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