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Address: 20 E. High St., Gettysburg, PA 17325
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+1 717-337-9151

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Great find for families with younger kids!

We went to this museum with kids ranging from 2-7 years old, and it was engaging and fun for all of them! It is not a big museum, but each room of the museum has a lot of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 January 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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69 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We went to this museum with kids ranging from 2-7 years old, and it was engaging and fun for all of them! It is not a big museum, but each room of the museum has a lot of different things to explore. The art room has tons of materials to create glue, paint, and crafty master pieces! There are areas... More 

Thank ccbowen
Roanoke, Virginia
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297 reviews
130 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Explore and More is a reasonably-priced children's museum that is a play house of sorts--you can move between rooms in the repurposed home and explore a construction/factory play area, art areas, dress up areas, an imaginative play home, and several science exploration stations. There is a small gift shop attached. Walkable from Lincoln Square and many "in town" hotels and... More 

Thank regiontravelreturns
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Explore and More is aptly named. Our grandchildren really enjoyed all the fun things they offer. A great place to take children, especially if the weather isn't suitable to be outside. We were there earlier with our grandchildren and I gave a gift to the parents of 4 children recently.

Thank Carolyn L
York, Pennsylvania
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104 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

My 3-year-old daughter and I decided to make the trek to Explore and More yesterday. Despite the long drive, it was absolutely worth it! I had initially heard some lukewarm reviews about the place, so I went in skeptically; however, after talking to one of the owners (a former preschool teacher) and spending 2 hours there, I was hooked! The... More 

Thank YorkTravelGirl
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104 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

I have been bringing young children to Explore and More every summer for over 16 years now. Each year it is loads of fun. I would recommend this highly to anyone with young kids. The two ladies that run this are top-notch former teachers who know learning and fun are linked directly together. Plan to spend at least three hours... More 

Thank KadenFamily
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

My 4 yo loved E & M and I loved watching her explore new things and ideas. There is something to do on every inch of this house. There is a science room, art room, industrial/factory play, lights and 1862 dress up and full kitchen play area. Endless activities to keep your child's imagination going!

Thank becklovinlife
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We took our grandson there, and he had a blast. I think we all had a blast! There were so many cool things for younger kids to do! He was just out of Kindergarten when we went. Just when you think there can't be anymore things, there was another activity to do. It was a fun and meaningful activity packed... More 

Thank Ritabeeper
Factoryville, Pennsylvania, United States
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Our family loves Explore & More Museum, and it's quickly becoming a tradition with every trip to Gettysburg. Located in house built in the 1800's, there are different areas with various types of activities. Our family's favorite is the giant bubble maker! The kids also love the dress-up area, arts & crafts room, and the backyard with sandpit and other... More 

Thank Lena1428
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

I've been here several times with the oldest granddaughter, and she wants to go there every time she comes to town, where we live, to visit us.. She loves the general store/house area especially - never tires of it! - and also the construction zone upstairs. There is a lot to do, including some sciency stuff (for young children), arts... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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251 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

The four year old enjoyed himself for about an hour.Several rooms... Finger painting. Play-Doh. PVC pipes with running water. Train set. Cost $12. $7 per child. $5 for accompanying adult; $5 for each additional adult; claiming capacity...

Thank Thom P

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