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20 E. High St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-337-9151
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Fun for the kids

We've been here several times. Kids cost more than parent. I'm not sure why the parent is charged... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon L
Wonderful place to take a bored kid

We went here on a Saturday around 11 in the morning. Only one other mom and daughter there. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marg C
Waldorf, Maryland
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20 E. High St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
+1 717-337-9151
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here several times. Kids cost more than parent. I'm not sure why the parent is charged. They have things to do related to history, art, science and occupations.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on a Saturday around 11 in the morning. Only one other mom and daughter there. The nice lady who works there was very helpful and explained all the different areas. Our almost 3 year old had a blast and did not want...More

Thank Marg C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its great if you have kids they let you take your time and using you senses, its learning for all. The gift shop has neat stuff you don't see around too much. All with learning the fun way.

Thank V M
Reviewed 10 August 2017

For a break from learning about the Gettysburg Battle history, head to this small but wonderful children's museum. Perfect for kids up to age 7 or so. Definitely worth the $5 per child fee. This is a short 2-block walk to an old-fashioned Turkey Hill...More

1  Thank 989beng612
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This place is great for kids under the age of 7. It is all hands on and the kids are allowed to "run free" and explore as they choose. It is 2-story. The only draw back in my opinion is they charge for parents/adults.

1  Thank tatersgirl913
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Hands on museum in the truest sense. The kids can be kids & be curious. From the moment you walk in the ladies are super friendly and helpful to you and the children. Mixing milk and food coloring. Draining and mixing colored water. Wooden train...More

Thank KadenFamily
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great place for kids and families whether local or just visiting Gettysburg. There are so many fun learning experiences for the entire family. Great staff and great little store that has a lot of educational toys as well. Perfect place for a rainy day outing...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Kids loved spending few hours playing...went in to get out of the rain and well worth it..little pricey but got to keep things the kids make

Thank Salvatore C
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Went with some friends and their 5 year old son. The activities were fun for all of us, the space is small and we were lucky that it wasn't crowded. The admission was only about $8/adult and the woman running it was amazing and very...More

Thank 03042
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We visited this museum with grandchildren ranging from 5 - 7 years of age. They loved it. Our grandchildren love to do pretend, so they thoroughly enjoyed the big "cabin" room. They also really enjoyed the "art" room, which had so very many options. There...More

Thank Carol and Ray L
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