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Earlyworks Museum Complex

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Favorite place for grandchildren

Our grandchildren, all under 7, absolutely love visiting the museum. From the stuffed dogs, to the... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
BK13906
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Huntsville, Alabama
Great for younger children.

Several hands on exhibits for children to play with. Our children spent several hours with all the... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
James R
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Columbus, Georgia
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Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
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404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
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+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed 17 July 2018

Our grandchildren, all under 7, absolutely love visiting the museum. From the stuffed dogs, to the play areas there is easily 2+ hours of activities each time we go. There is a wide variety of things to do for the kids, such as dressing up...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Several hands on exhibits for children to play with. Our children spent several hours with all the exhibits. It’s a little pricey but a great place for children to have fun, explore, and learn. As others have suggested, kids over 10 may get bored quickly.

Thank James R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful for most kids from about age 3 or 4, up to about 11 or 12. Younger kids won' find much to do that they understand, and most older kids will probably get bored. But from ages 3-12, there are a lot of things here...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised to visit Early Works after not visiting for several years. The Paw Patrol roaming characters were a big plus as were the puppies surrounding the tree in the entry. There were many volunteers to help, direct and tidy up all...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I brought my 6 year old grandson here & he was not really interested in it. It is geared more toward small children up to 4 years old or so & adults. They activities were for not for him & there were a lot of...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I took my granddaughter and her cousin, ages 5 and 7. They both had a great time pretend playing pioneers, vet and pet salon, police, building, and playing dress up. They were still enjoying them self after almost 3 hours of solid playing. The only...More

Thank Kitty W
Reviewed 22 June 2017

OK for a one time visit with younger children. Mine are 6 & 3. Not a lot of hands on activities as advertised. Big disappointment.

Thank Sherri427
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a nice little place to take younger kids (younger than 7 maybe) my kids are older but still had a little fun there doing some of the hands on exhibits.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My mom and I brought my 10 year old son and 5 year old daughter in while we were in town visiting. This was our first visit and I have to say, my kids were surprisingly bored! The museum was almost completely dead on a...More

2  Thank RachelSpahr
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My sons class had a field trip here & it was fun. I'm glad we went because it's a nice place for kids. Great for ages up to 8. There is a gift shop that has soda to purchase & there are vending machines around...More

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