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THEMUSEUM

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Some decent things to do, but overall I think they need to refresh the exhibits.

We had been to The Museum in the past and recently this month in January 2019. I didn't see much... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Jimthefriar
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Ontario, Canada
Pleasantly surprised

Our kids age 8 and 10 found enough to amuse themselves here for about 3 hours. They loved the digi... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
HammerHeidi
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Hamilton, Canada
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We are THEMUSEUM - oneword, UPPERCASE. We are a new kind of museum - one of ideas and experiences. No dusty objects, no collections, and no velvet ropes here. We are dedicated to presenting fresh, relevant cultural content from around the globe in...more
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10 King St W, Kitchener, Ontario N2G 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

We had been to The Museum in the past and recently this month in January 2019. I didn't see much difference between the scope of exhibits and I think for the most part is geared to younger children, perhaps under seven or eight. There were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jimthefriar
THEMUSEUM K, Owner at THEMUSEUM, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2019

Hi Jim, thanks for your rating and review. We're thrilled you enjoyed the BRAIN exhibition and that the kids enjoyed the bed of nails on our second floor. Coming in during our fourth-floor exhibition changeover, you should have received our discounted rate of $9.95 compared...More

Reviewed 30 December 2018

Our kids age 8 and 10 found enough to amuse themselves here for about 3 hours. They loved the digi play space, but didn't find the brain exhibit very interactive - it was a lot of reading for kids.More

Date of experience: December 2018
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THEMUSEUM K, Owner at THEMUSEUM, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Thanks for taking the time to leave a rating and review Heidi! We have our new exhibition SPECTRUM opening January 24th. This exhibition features 14 fun and colourful installations for all ages. From sensory ball pit rooms to experiencing sound transformed into sight, this innovative...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Lots to see and do, you could easily spend a whole day here with the kids. Actually, I think I could amuse myself there all day.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 6 September 2018

My 11 and 8 year old grandsons loved this interactive museum. Spent 2 hours at The Museum enjoying hands-on activities. Don't miss the star show! Pack snacks or lunch!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Oh dear. What can I say. A lot of empty space. Not a museum at all - some kiddie interactive games but sure not worth the cost of entry. Save your money and time. Don’t bother.More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MartinS805
THEMUSEUM K, Digital & Communications Manager at THEMUSEUM, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi Martin, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It’s unfortunate you didn’t enjoy visiting THEMUSEUM’s five floors of interactive exhibitions. We host new exhibitions on a regular basis and will soon present BRAIN: The World Inside Your Head on Saturday, September...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

This fun downtown museum has something for everyone. When I visited, there was a show put together by local refugees and high school students, a travelling exhibit about cryptocurrency, and loads of fun activities for kids and adults alike.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jean G
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We were at a wedding here this past weekend. Great idea! Plenty of room. The wedding was on the first floor, then all guest went up to the second floor while the first floor was arranged for dinner. After we ate, we again resumed to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

It's always so much fun to go the Museum! There are many different things to do there, and the exhibits are super cool!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Jazminepalmer4
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Visited with a 10 and 13 year old. Everyone found something interesting, including the parents, who enjoyed the display of 'old' computer tech. The kids enjoyed playing the original games - Space invaders, Pong, etc. We also enjoyed the interactive art exhibit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We took our 5 & 8 year old to the museum- we went to see the animal show that was being featured. It was wonderful and so enjoyable. Very well done. The video game exhibit was totally cool / the kids weren't so much into...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jessicabird
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Response from Jo K | Reviewed this property |
There wasn't a restaurant there when I was there. It's been a few years since I have been there.
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