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Staten Island Children's Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Wonderful Hidden Gem

How did I not know about this A plus level children's museum hiding in plain sight in Snug Harbor... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Larchmont, New York
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Another Hidden Gem

If the City of New York cared about Staten Island, this museum would be listed as an attraction... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Staten Island, New York
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  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Interactive exhibits on a broad range of subjects, such as insects, climates, construction, and animal care and daily art and literacy programming
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1000 Richmond Ter, Building M, Staten Island, NY 10301-1114
+1 718-273-2060
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

How did I not know about this A plus level children's museum hiding in plain sight in Snug Harbor? My 5 year old daughter had a wonderful time exploring the many different levels of the museum, from life size chess pieces to a theater complete...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If the City of New York cared about Staten Island, this museum would be listed as an attraction. Lots of hands on things for kids to do without being overwhelmed.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My four year old grandson thought it was the best place in the world! He was hooked the moment we entered and he was able to dress up like a fireman and drive the fire truck! He pushed the siren, rang the bell, and slid...More

Thank Rena S
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Great interactive museum for children. It is three floor of all kinds of hands on. They even have a fire engine for the children to play on.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

we came here on a Monday that was free day during school off week, for a small place they had so much to see and do, the kids loved it, so many nice things to do and play with. The museum is nestled in Snug...More

Thank Shmuel B
Reviewed 20 December 2017

the SI Children's Museum is a wonderful place to bring children. the exhibits and activities stimulate curious young minds.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 12 December 2017

There are three or four levels to wander through. The top floor and the largest and most disgusting display of live Madagascar hissing cockroaches. A really nice place with hands-on activities for younger children.

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Since out kid waqs young and now our little cousins this has always been a fun place to enjoy for your and old alike.

Thank thesandman2015
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty cool. They have a fire truck kids can go in and play with. They have an insect room. They have an entire fake stage set up with lights and audio that plays back on a screen - that was our favorite...More

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This museum could be so much more than it is. Disappointing that so many interactive activities were not working. Pieces to activities were missing. Museum should update and repair exhibits. Also the day I was there it was so hot and the ac wasn't working....More

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Barbara V
22 June 2015|
Response from SIChildrensMuseum |
A FamilyShip (1-year family membership) costs $85. It includes two adults and all the children in the household. We also have reciprocity with other children's museum's and science centers across the country. There is a... More