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San Diego Children's Discovery Museum

320 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025-2716
+1 760-233-7755
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Interesting and Inexpensive

Great place to take your kids and let them explore cool exhibits inside the museum and outside... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Maria W
Escondido, California
Lots of activities

Plenty of things to keep kids busy, entertained, learning, attentive, focused and interacting with... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Rafael G
via mobile
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The Escondido Children's Museum features interactive, hands-on exhibits and activities that inspire children to learn about our world through exploration, imagination and experimentation.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“water table” (2 reviews)
“water area” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
320 N Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025-2716
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great place to take your kids and let them explore cool exhibits inside the museum and outside. They have chickens that they let out at certain times for the kids to feed. They also have special cultural events.

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Plenty of things to keep kids busy, entertained, learning, attentive, focused and interacting with other kids.

Thank Rafael G
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is not one of those state-of-the-art, high falutin' type of Children's museum. It is fairly small but it most definitely captures a spirit of play that all children enjoy. There are several fun and engaging toys set out on tables for kids to play...More

Thank Zombiebuffalo
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Spent a good 3.5 hours with our 4-year-old grandson, and he is looking forward to going back again. The admission of $8.00 each seems a bit steep: reduced if one of the party is active duty or a veteran. How, exactly, does one prove that...More

Thank George G
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I took my grandson here, and he absolutely loved. It was one of the first places that he asked me to take him to when he came back for a family visit. He is 3 years old, and found so many things to do.The legos...More

Thank my5sons
Reviewed 10 July 2017

As expected there were children everywhere! From infants to middle-schoolers. There is so much to do here and there is something for every child’s interest. Our grandchildren loved the science and technology exhibits, especially the magnetic ball wall – where one could design the track...More

Thank FoggyMonday
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Was fun for the kids. Doesn't look like they clean the toys and equipment. The Lego building blocks were filthy even though the were in a water feature. Even the water looked a little dirty. Was very crowded as it was Saturday. $8 for kids/...More

Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We loved it here! there is a really cool outside area with a couple gardens and they supply large magnifying glasses to find bugs! we found some caterpillars. My son loved the water area and my daughter loved the arts and craft. Inside you will...More

Thank Olivia R
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I took my granddaughter to visit the museum. She was visiting for a few days. She loved feeding the chickens and learning a little about their life. She also enjoyed making binoculars in the craft room. There were lots of activities for the kids to...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I took my 19 month child here February 23rd, 2017. She had so much fun. At 11 am they had story time but this was more suitable for older kids. Please note, this is not a museum but a playing place for kids.

Thank Bellaneish
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