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Children's Museum of Northern Nevada

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Educational, entertaining gem in Carson City

We made this a stop on our way to Reno and found it to be super engaging for our kids, 4 and 7... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
San Ramon, California
via mobile
Nice place for kids to explore

Located in a former civic auditorium, this kid's museum is compact, but well stocked with fun... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2016
Barbara B
Napa, United States
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Enjoy a day with the family at this lively, hands-on museum where children discover that learning and fun go together. Kids pull, push, poke and take apart as they make their way through a series of interactive exhibits.
813 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89701-4009
+1 775-884-2226
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

They change things often enough to go back. Even have days when they bring out the old press and stamp out coins.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

This place is a lot of fun. Kids get to play with items and learn. I really had fun here even when I was just with another adult.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Lots of great exhibits and fun things for kids to interact with....very interesting...even to adults.....great place to visit!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We made this a stop on our way to Reno and found it to be super engaging for our kids, 4 and 7. There were many younger children present, but the activities on site really engage the little ones through to adults. From fuseball and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We took our granddaughters ages 7 and 6 to this museum and they spent hours there. There was plenty of activities to keep them entertained and they met and played with other children. The women who work there were friendly and knowledgeable. We have visited...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I took my 6 year old son here and he had a wonderful time! Staff is great. Activities are wonderful!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bailabee
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Fun atmosphere with many activities to keep kids moving and busy. Adults can relax and watch or interact with the kids.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

When we went in it was very run down and dirty, half the things didn't work for the kids to play, and we took our granddaughter was not impressed at all, never went back.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Located in a former civic auditorium, this kid's museum is compact, but well stocked with fun items. It's a wonderful distraction, especially if there is inclement weather. There is a jail, a piano to play, a doctor's office, a vintage classroom, a government office, lots...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 9 October 2015

What a great place to take your kids on field trips. There are lots of hands on historical experiments. It didn't have enough to keep kids busy for a whole day. If you are looking for a great place to keep adults and kids busy...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank ChildoftheVille
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