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Lynn Meadows Discovery Center

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Kids Heaven

we love this place There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tan C
Great place for children

There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor activities and there... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
rehmann3
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Gulfport, Mississippi
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Located in a 1915 schoolhouse, under the large live oaks, just blocks from the beach in Gulfport, MS, Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is a special place for children and their grown-ups. Inside, 15,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits encourage fun...more
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246 Dolan Ave, Gulfport, MS 39507-1310
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+1 228-897-6039
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 August 2012

We were looking for a fun activity for our preschoolers and were told to come here. It was a great outing with lots for the kids to discover and do, but I am SO glad I looked at the website and found out that if...More

5  Thank Dhzkfallis
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 February 2012

The Lynn Meadows Discovery center is fun to a point. For about $8.00 each you can explore science and imagination. My 7 year old had an ok time. I would say if you have little ones age’s toddler and 4yrs old this is a must....More

4  Thank kimmy04
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we love this place There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor activities.

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

There are so many things for children to do at Lynn Meadows. Lots of indoor activities and there are also some great treehouses outside. We will definitely return here.

Thank rehmann3
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

It was a dreary rainy summer day and my Nashville grandchildren needed an outing. We went to the Discovery Center and found things for all the children 2, 4, & 6 from grocery shopping, to sliding and climbing through a wire tunnel in the center...More

Thank MarthaJ288
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time lots go do I have a 2 year old a 9 year old tons to do hours of fun we played on trains boats and had a tea party.

Thank Brandonnorris311
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is an amazing childrens' muesum for all children. There are many things for the children to do and will keep them busy for hours. There are many fun things to do that are educational.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Grandkids that are 4 yr and 5 yr had a most amazing time and would be happy to go back everyday. However our 10 yr old grandson did not feel challenged enough and did not see it as “fun” or “educational”. I do understand it...More

Thank CLTLRT
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I had the pleasure of taking my 3 year old grandson to the Lynn Meadows Center. He loved everything and we played at the supermarket, and he loved the space ship, and he made me laugh just to watch him. I had to have tea...More

Thank CaroleMarie9021
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wide variety of activities. Brought my 4 and 7 year old. Facility was clean and staff was friendly. We recommend it.

Thank Kaina S
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is a children’s exploratory museum well worth a membership if you live near Gulfport, Mississippi. If you’re just passing through, with children, put it on your Stop list. Outdoors among the oaks, you’ll find tree pavilions and a percussive musical garden....More

Thank GrandParentsGo
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Visited with granddaughters (5 & 7) and they loved it. Very well done with lots of activities. Compared to other kids museums or centers - this one has lots of fun activities. We weren't able to spend a lot of time there, but I would...More

Thank DeniseB866
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30 July 2017|
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Response from Linda K | Reviewed this property |
0 to 12 months – Free Children & Adults – $10 Military & Seniors 65+ – $8 Weekdays After 3pm – $3 Sundays – $6 for everyone (this is info from their web site)
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Response from themsmindset | Reviewed this property |
This places would definitely accommodate all ages.
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Response from Rubygo50 | Reviewed this property |
$55 1 adult & 1 child $100 3 adults and all children
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