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Children's Museum of Illinois

55 S Country Club Rd, Decatur, IL 62521-4470
+1 217-423-5437
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museum was not worth money

march 30th lots of activities were closed down the climbing stairway was closed whiich is main... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phoebe H
,
Mansfield, Illinois
Lots of fun for all ages

We took our one year old grandson, he had so much fun. Shopping, the slides the air machine and so... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sheri H
,
Mt Zion
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
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55 S Country Club Rd, Decatur, IL 62521-4470
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+1 217-423-5437
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"hands on activities"
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"great place for kids"
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"children's museum"
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"all ages"
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"a lot of fun"
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"grocery store"
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"two floors"
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"year olds"
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"can't wait to go back"
in 2 reviews
"kids love"
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"an adult"
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"grandkids"
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"play"
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"exhibits"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

march 30th lots of activities were closed down the climbing stairway was closed whiich is main reason to take grandkids. the paint area had no paper towels to dry hands on. was very little paint for kids to use. most all were empty.. no bathroom...More

Thank Phoebe H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We took our one year old grandson, he had so much fun. Shopping, the slides the air machine and so much more! We can't wait to go back. It was also a great winter activity.

Thank Sheri H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best children’s museums I’ve had the opportunity to visit! Worth the trip for children of all ages!

Thank Gail F
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I went with my 10yr old and 3yr old grandchildren. they seem to enjoy themselves. really enjoyed the climbing bridge in the middle of museum along with the tv anchor and dr office. my only criticism is it really needs to be cleaned up. lots...More

Thank RLGRLGRLG
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great place for kids and adults to spend two or more hours exploring the different exibits and hands on play.

Thank Walt W
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by the Children's Museum. My 9 & 5 year old didn't want to leave. Their hands exhibits really captured the children's imaginations. We also enjoyed the sculpture walk and playground.

Thank MelRoHa
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is a great interactive place for kids of all ages. Admission is $6ish for adults and under 2 gets in free. There are two floors and several exhibits on each. The grocery store section couples nicely with the farming section, showing how the food...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We went on Father's Day and had a great time. Our kids ages 5, 2, &1 had a lot of fun. I do wish that there were more things for our 1 year old to do and I do agree that based on the space...More

Thank Gina G
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to spend hot summer days in. I feel like they could have more activities with the amount of space they have.

Thank TammyH144
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Wonderful way to spend a day with the kids. Family friendly and educational. Great for a rainy or too hot day.

Thank Karen H
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Glenda G
3 May 2016|
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Response from Donna T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are plenty of tables in a cafe space on the second floor, although with the nice weather, you can also picnic outside.
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