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Children's Museum of Atlanta

275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1827
+1 404-659-5437
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Fun place for those under age 8

Spent almost three hours here. The ball attraction was very fun. Some balls were stuck in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Beth H
Small but filled

I was expecting a bigger space for Atlanta. I had a 4-year old boy that loved the ball machines... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marcy N
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Children’s Museum of Atlanta is a place where children can interact with everything on the Museum floor with the goal of sparking imagination and inspiring discovery and learning through the power of play.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fishing pond” (7 reviews)
“ball machine” (4 reviews)
“sand play” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30313-1827
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+1 404-659-5437
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Spent almost three hours here. The ball attraction was very fun. Some balls were stuck in the water area. My six year old son enjoyed the wav climbing area, the fishing area and the shooting rockets. The Blue Man group exhibit was also very neat.

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was expecting a bigger space for Atlanta. I had a 4-year old boy that loved the ball machines: cranes, pulleys, augers, etc. The 18-month old girl loved the huge grocery store/reastaurant. The stairs are a piano. In the middle of the place is a...More

Thank Marcy N
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is really lovely and interactive. The children really enjoyed the activities. The scientific experiments like making ice cream was really well done.

Thank Afiefah O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought our 2 1/2 year old granddaughter here over the Independence Day weekend. We purchased tickets in advance for 10 AM, the time they open. We parked at the World of Coca Cola and it was only a 10-15 minute walk to the Museum....More

1  Thank Gary O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 16 month old and he had a blast. Some of the exhibits were a little beyond what he could do, but there was still plenty for him to play on. He didn't slow down for 2 hours.

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 14 month old to this museum, this past weekend. The museum website states it's targeted for children 1 to 8, and they even charge you full price for a 14 month old. However, the exhibits and sections weren't exactly targeted for that...More

1  Thank amandaj230
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My 7 year old son can't wait to go back. He loved every section. So many interactive exhibits and opportunities to work together. Many shows to watch/participate in. Lots of types of exhibits and a big climbing area.

Thank cchamp7303
Reviewed 25 May 2017

As an adult with no kids, I just show up to events so my auntie card is not revoked. I will say, I had just as must fun as my niece, who just turned 2. I will say they have several interactive games to keep...More

Thank FindingWater
Reviewed 20 May 2017

My son is 19 months old now, so I decided to take him to the Children's Museum. Of course, I simply adore downtown Atlanta and Atlanta is my beloved hometown. I love taking my son places and this museum was quite an impressive place for...More

Thank ChardonnayNT
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This museum has many interactive that kids of all ages can find interesting and fun. Easy access and parking. Park at Peachtree Plaza Hotel for a short walk.

Thank Jeffrey L
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Angie C
21 June 2017|
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Response from Trisha0821 | Reviewed this property |
They have special days when there are speakers and have hands on experiments. Other than that, every day is the same with the same attractions. I'd say, it's best for children 6 and under.
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David G
29 May 2017|
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Response from childrensmuseuma2017 | Property representative |
Hi David! We are closed on Wednesdays August through May (the academic school year) in order to fix exhibit components that might not be working properly and to heavily disinfect the entire Museum.
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Jerry V
1 January 2017|
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Response from Susan W | Reviewed this property |
We went on homeschool day which I believe is the first or second Tuesday of the month (where kids get in free) and yes, it was crowded.
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