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Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham

Closed Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Great Place to Play

This was our first visit and it most definitely with not be our last. All three of our boys (ages... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Jo B
Lumberton, North Carolina
via mobile
Great family destination

This such a great place to take the kids and just let them interact with everything here and absorb... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Ryan D
Rockingham, North Carolina
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“young minds”(2 reviews)
Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham features developmentally-appropriate experiences that encourage imagination, curiosity and skill-building. By exploring the theme I CAN, the Museum allows children from birth to age 10 to role play, test new ideas...more
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233 E Washington St, Rockingham, NC 28379-3641
+1 910-997-5266
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit and it most definitely with not be our last. All three of our boys (ages 5, 4 and 18 months) enjoyed themselves throughly and never once complained of being bored or not having enough to do. The “Under 36 months”...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This such a great place to take the kids and just let them interact with everything here and absorb the science behind everything

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We took our 5 year old granddaughter and thought she really enjoyed it, she especially enjoyed the diner and kitchen area and the vet practice. Several areas to explore and she really took her time going through each one. WE thought the puppet show was...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great games for children to climb in or on. Happy, Happy Children! Also a Great Learning Experience for children.

Thank gstonejr
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to take kids. I try to take my son somewhere when they have days out of school to keep him engaged (and off electronic devices) I took him and a friend Friday and they had a great time. I love...More

Thank Kristin O
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

The Discovery Place in Rockingham, NC is an excellent place to take your children on a day trip. Both children and their parents will have a great time with all the learning activities, and special events put on by the staff. Parents can even let...More

1  Thank Wike F
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is the best children's museum that I've ever visited! It requires a modest admission in exchange for two levels of exhibits.The top floor alone held my toddler's interest between a safe, gated under 36 month play area, to the auto garage, diner, train, and...More

1  Thank nontrendytraveler
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great little museum for the toddler in mind. Lots of free play areas with plenty of educational toys and activities. We have been twice now and each time new discoveries are made! There is a water area so bring a change of...More

1  Thank listentothisadvice
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We love Discovery Place! There is so much to do. We go back over and over again and my grandkids are never tired of it! The water room and the craft are are their favorites!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful and clean. Not just playing but learning as well. Make sure you go downstairs as well. I did not know it was down there until my husband told me.... lol

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13 September 2016|
Response from Terri R | Reviewed this property |
My grandson loved the water table (downstairs) as well as the toddler area. He loved he little shows they put on several times during our visit.
Henry R
14 January 2016|
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Response from Donnamac55 | Reviewed this property |
$8.00 for children, adults, seniors, 6.00 for military. Go to Discovery Place Kids website to see the schedule.