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Kidzu Children's Museum

201 S Estes Dr, Inside University Place, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
+1 919-933-1455
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I love taking the kids I babysit here!

This is a great place for kids aged 2-12 to stay entertained and engaged for at least a few hours... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Susie H
Durham, North Carolina
via mobile

This museum is inside of the mall! So it was hard to find at first when entering their address on... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Foxboro, Massachusetts
via mobile
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Kidzu Children's Museum is a hands-on museum dedicated to inspiring young children and the adults in their lives to learn through creative play. Come experience Kidzu's new Launch Pad at University Mall —make, build, explore and learn in this amazing location! Our space is brimming with fun and engaging exhibits including refreshed tried and true favorites like The Makery, Gravitron, and Farm to Fork plus several spectacular new exhibits: The Forest Theatre, a large-scale climbing wall, and the immense Tarheel Treehouse! In addition to these kids-powered exhibits areas for children infant to tweens, the New Launch Pad offers a wealth of new programs and activities related to arts, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), child health and wellness and emerging literacy.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“tree house” (3 reviews)
“great indoor” (2 reviews)
“year olds” (2 reviews)
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201 S Estes Dr, Inside University Place, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7001
+1 919-933-1455
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for kids aged 2-12 to stay entertained and engaged for at least a few hours. You will want to be able to supervise the younger ones, because it essentially has an indoors-playground feel. The staff assists with cleanup and crafts,...More

Thank Susie H
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

This museum is inside of the mall! So it was hard to find at first when entering their address on GPS you can not find any sign because it is in the mall. Once you enter the main enteran el of shopping mall you got...More

Thank Juripanda
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My grandkids really enjoy this place! It is a great place to take kids to learn and still enjoy themselves.

Thank adventurous_diner629
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a terrific play space for kids. There is a large crafting space, a fun tree house in the center of the space, a theater space where kids can use provided costumes, and a climbing wall! You can bring your own snacks and a...More

Thank amm925
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I took my Grandson to Kidzu, he is. 6 years old. He enjoyed it but I think he was a little old for some of the activities. Or he had done some in school.

1  Thank LindaArends
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My 4year old loves playing and doing crafts there. The reading room is great. The only reason why I didn't rate with 5 stars - the space is limited and admission fee is quite high.

Thank Anya C
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My grandchildren, ages 2 and 3.5 loved going to Kidzu when they visited over Christmas holidays! Our grandson loved the construction build it area- getting to hammer and screw real nails and screws into styrofoam blocks with real tools. Our granddaughter had a different favorite...More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I visited the museum with my 4 year old granddaughter. We spent quite a bit of time in the section with the 2 hanging seats where she could look through a lot of books. We read several books together. She enjoyed the puppet stage and...More

1  Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Staff very friendly and helpful. They keep the place clean all the time. Love the newer location they moved to.

Thank Tammy A
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Great place to take the kids and grandkids! Total family spot! The interactive activities are fun, educational, and geared to get your imagination growing!

Thank Leigh J
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