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Great for kids had a great time people were polite and respectful great parking there was a lot to... read more

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Great place for kids or adults!

Fun and inclusive Play Museum for a child of any age...highly recommended! A little off the beaten... read more

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Marbles Kids Museum is a hands-on, interactive destination that inspires children to be creative thinkers, active learners and confident individuals in today's world. With five galleries and two outdoor escapes, there is no shortage of activity for...more
201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
+1 919-834-4040
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great for kids had a great time people were polite and respectful great parking there was a lot to see I would recommend anybody who has children for just wants to have fun this is a great place to be

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun and inclusive Play Museum for a child of any age...highly recommended! A little off the beaten path downtown, but well worth searching out. IMAX as well at the same spot.

Thank LORI F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to explore with a two year old. Driving an ambulance, fire engine, helicopter, or pizza delivery captured the imagination. Something for every age!

Thank mpd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for the family! Besides educational exhibits that are fun to see & interact; there's an IMAX 3D Theatre next door. The family can spend hours enjoying & learning together to create lifelong memories.

Thank SonrisaRaleigh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At first I thought this place must be boring and filled with crazy and screaming kids, after my visit, I found it was just filled with crazy and screaming kids!

Thank Danielist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came on a weekend it was MOBBED. Some areas this wasn't a big deal and other areas it meant a long wait or bordered on dangerous with so many around. Despite this it was a pleasant visit with plenty of different areas to explore....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been taking grandkids there for 10 years. Great place for fun activities and learning. Good restaurant on site as well as IMAX theater.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my 12 year old and they loved it. I was concerned they would get bored or find it 'lame' but they had a blast. For what you get the price is reasonable and you can add on the Imax and lunch of course...More

Thank MissyPA71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place to take the kiddos in summer! My littleone particularlly loved the water table!They even have a toddler room.

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I wish we had something like this in our area! Be warned though...this can be over-stimulation central for your kids...but in a good way. This place offers so many activities for kids to do. There are themed rooms and exhibits to meet just about any...More

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5 April 2018|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
WE have been going since our grandchildren were toddlers. At that time we spent about 3 hours downstairs with a break for lunch at the restaurant behind the museum and taking a picnic at other times. Great picnic tables... More
15 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
I would say that children up to 10 would be entertained.
15 June 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Marbles is good for toddlers to early teens. Enjoy.