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“One of the better places for kids”

Betty Brinn Children's Museum
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$25.00*
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Milwaukee Sightseeing Bus Tour
Ranked #22 of 172 things to do in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Milwaukee's only place for hands-on play and interactive learning, just for kids 10 and younger and their grown-ups! The Betty Brinn Children's Museum is dedicated to providing interactive exhibits and educational resources that promote school readiness, including the development of early literacy, beginning math and science concepts, problem-solving, and physical and social skills. Visit today to explore our resident exhibits, special exhibits and our weekly educational programs.
Newton, Massachusetts
Level 5 Contributor
91 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“One of the better places for kids”
Reviewed November 6, 2012

My young kids love this museum. We are able to spend a couple of hours there and keep interest with all ages. BB is not big enough to "kill" a day, but can help fill a couple of hours.

Visited October 2012
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San Diego, California
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great for kids 10 and under.”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

This is a great place to visit if you are from out of town with kids under 10. Although there much of this hands in activity center is the same as the last visit there was one large area that has changed significantly since 3 years ago. The new "50 states" exhibit is VERY well done. This is a great place to take the kids when at the lakeshore.

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Saukville, Wisconsin, United States
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“great family fun”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

Kids spent the whole day there and didn't even do everything they had to do there. It was lots of fun!

Visited December 2011
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Thank Elizabeth H
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West Bend
Level 5 Contributor
46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Grandkids Day”
Reviewed October 30, 2012

We enjoyed at day with grandkids seeing all the sights and watching their eyes and faces light up as they discovered something new.

Visited August 2012
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Thank Judith R
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Milwaukee
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Lots of Variety”
Reviewed October 9, 2012

There are so many great places at this museum to explore. Anything from a grocery store, mechanic shop, pizza place and post office, all having phones to call each other. The traveling exhibits are always fun too like the Mr. Potato Head one a few years ago. My kids also enjoyed the newer health-based life-sized game and the dance area. There is also a puppet area and art area too. Oh, and there is a nice gated off area for the littler kids too.

Visited March 2012
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