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“A great place for adults and children”

Cincinnati Museum Center
Ranked #9 of 190 things to do in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Children's Museum & Special Exhibit Hall remain open during the restoration of historic Union Terminal.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed June 10, 2013

Our visit centered on the Cincinnati exhibit and looking at the building itself! The history of Cincinnati was done so well and certainly kept my attention the entire time. The building is a museum in itself with so much history. In addition, the fees were very reasonable.

Thank sbgKentucky
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

The museum is fantastic, with interesting exhibits and friendly staff it is worth the visit. The building it is housed in is the old train station and is elegant in and of itself. It is a quick cab ride away from the downtown area, and is well worth the fare. A beautiful museum!

Thank DrNo8909
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

Beautiful architecture, fun shops, and a great exhibit. I just wish you didn't have to pay for parking.

Thank Amy W
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Reviewed June 9, 2013

I already covered this in my review of the Cincinnati Museum Center as a whole, but the Children's Museum is definitely a winner. It is very big and there are tons of things to do. The kids stay busy here for an entire day, easy. It is a superior children's museum, second only to the Indianapolis one, as far as ones I have visited.

Thank mosscollection
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Reviewed June 9, 2013

The CMC is such a fantastic place and we are so lucky to have it here in Cincinnati. The building itself is a sight to see. All 3 museums are huge and you could spend days there. The Children's museum is excellent compared to other children's museums I've been to (aside from the one in Indianapolis of course). The omnimax is cool, and now I hear you can access the tower for free where you can look down on the trains coming through and learn more about the history of Union Terminal. This is a great place to go year round, for any age. My only complaint about this place is how far you have to walk from the parking lot, and if the weather is rainy, or cold, or hot, or basically anything but perfect, you want to lay down and die before you actually reach the front door. But it's worth it ;)

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