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Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

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A great place to visit on a hot summer day.

We were traveling through Charlotte with our toddler. This museum was a great stop! For older kids... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Stephanie M
Kids loved it!

Children 7 and 4 had a great time! Easily spent 2 hours in the seven rooms. Cost was 42$ for a... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Kevin M
Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
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The Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry is a non-profit organization whose mission is to engage young children’s potential by inviting families of all backgrounds to explore environments and experiences that spark imagination and stimulate curiosity...more
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25 Ann St, Charleston, SC 29403-6213
+1 843-853-8962
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We have a family pass, and my 2 year old son loves going. On January 4, my son was bullied by kids ages 4-8 from two separate families, both there together. My son wanted to play with them outside near the fire truck, since the...More

4  Thank Dominique L
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were traveling through Charlotte with our toddler. This museum was a great stop! For older kids it may be boring with in an hour, but for my toddler the art room, water room, pirate ship, and grocery store were very entertaining. We easily stayed...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Children 7 and 4 had a great time! Easily spent 2 hours in the seven rooms. Cost was 42$ for a family of four. (I spent more on snacks at the movies last night)!

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the museum for about an hour during our recent trip to Charleston. There were three adults and my six year old granddaughter. The admission for non-members came to about $90, which we considered extremely high from the second we entered the museum. We...More

2  Thank Mary Lee G
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Playground has different spaces for kids of different ages and they can have lots of fun! they have things to construct with big and small blocks, water area, a big boat, a mini supermarket, area for coloring, outside area and under 3 years old small...More

Thank Ive I
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

we had a wonderful time with my grandaughter she played with everything and every one it was delightful

Thank mememomala
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My grandchildren love this place. They can use their imagination to be a knight in shining armor, a captain on a ship, shop in a grocery store paint and make crafts along with many other areas to play. I was impressed.

Thank mickeyspal0520
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I took my niece and nephew here for a day and it was a blast. They had a great time with tons of different activities. Friendly staff and professional services. Must go if you have kids to entertain!

Thank HappyKyle
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We started bringing our granddaughter at age two and she loves to play here, She particularly loves the water room and the grocery store. It is definitely worth it to buy a membership if you think you would come more than once. Today we celebrated...More

Thank Tassinn
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Children ranged in age from four to twelve and all had a great time. Even the 82 year old great grandmother with us said it was one of her favorite stops while in Charleston, SC.

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exploreCML, Public Relations Manager at Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thanks for PLAYing with us! We hope to see you again on your family's next visit to Charleston!

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23 October 2017|
Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
We went with a 6 year old and a 22 month old. The 22 month old wanted to run around most of the time. The 6 year old got something out of it for the 2 hours we were there. He actually did things. The 22 month old was kept... More
18 April 2017|
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Response from Faith N | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, it is geared towards younger kids. I went with three last year - ages 9, 8 & 6. The 6 year old loved it. The 8 year old was mildly interested. The 9 year old, not so much. Most things were below his height... More
19 November 2015|
Response from exploreCML | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are open on Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving from 9am - 5pm. We hope to PLAY with you then!