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Kohl Children's Museum

2100 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-8074
+1 847-832-6600
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Interactive Family Fun

A gem of a museum for children from birth to about age eight. Children learn about babies, animals... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Chetzi
,
Palo Alto, California
via mobile
Exhibits are great fun but stay close to your kids!

The exhibits are great fun for the kids. Unfortunately the field trip kids are out of control. We... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
nurabbit
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Wilmette, Illinois
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A bright and friendly place for children of all ages, featuring a life-sized train car and a water room.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“water play” (5 reviews)
“art room” (4 reviews)
“role play” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
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2100 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-8074
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+1 847-832-6600
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A gem of a museum for children from birth to about age eight. Children learn about babies, animals, motor vehicles, arts & crafts with hands on interactive exhibit areas. Usually very busy but the hour or two after opening are much less crowded.

Thank Chetzi
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The exhibits are great fun for the kids. Unfortunately the field trip kids are out of control. We spent a lot of time telling older kids to take turns, not hit, etc. While there seemed to be chaperones many of them were on their phones...More

Thank nurabbit
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This is the greatest attraction for young children. My favorite part to take the kids is the miniature Potbelly's and grocery store. I highly recommend this for a rainy day. Plan on about 2 hours for the visit.

1  Thank Dnb1234
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My kids loved it but were constantly having to wait. It was rainy and cold and therefore, busy. We brought a lunch which saved us from waiting at the cafe. Very friendly people working there. Just be prepared for the crowds on a rainy day.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I am 8 years old and this is my review Eat before you go because the lines are really long for food I've had a good time going here as I grew up but now that I'm eight I'm getting a little old but I...More

Thank fraink
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I took my 3 year old granddaughter to the museum. She, of course, loved the place; however, I was very disappointed. I found it to be dirty and many of the hands on items broken. The stuffed animals which were throughout the museum were filthy....More

1  Thank Sonar77
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We went here with our grandchildren during Christmas week and loved it. There is a huge selection of interactive stations and plenty of staff to help. I liked that they limit tickets so it is not overly crowded.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I took my two grandkids (2 1/2 and 8 months) the day after Christmas. Children under 1 year old are free. This is a well organized place amidst the bedlam caused by a bunch of little kids. The interactive displays were interesting to the kids...More

Thank jmace57
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We have a membership to kohls and here at least once a month, more frequently when the weather is cold. My toddler loves the car, music and train displays...also anything involving balls. I find early mornings are the best time. It gets quite busy by...More

Thank GiCo076
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This museum offers self directed exploration and a wealth of fun learning experiences for young children. Kids can try several activities from engineering a train, to shopping in a grocery store or cashiering and preparing sandwiches and shakes at a cafe. There's an animal clinic,...More

Thank Ferns444
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N9874NPchrisw
expensive admission price - any discount coupons etc?
13 April 2017|
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Response from Ferns444 | Reviewed this property |
Adults & Children: $12 Grandparents & Seniors (55+): $11 Infants (under 12 months): FREE EBT Cardholders: $3 per person (up to 4 guests. Electronic Benefit Transfer card cannot be accepted for payment) Military Discount... More
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adriandavid140
Is there a resturant in kohls
22 January 2017|
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Response from RJK_Chicago | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a café where you can purchase food.
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