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nice place for the kids

took my grandson here age 19 months. Lots of things for the little guy to see and do. some things... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2019
Barry N
Coventry, Rhode Island
Great place for the kiddos!

On a rainy day or sunny, toddlers and young ones need to be kept occupied with different activities... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
Warwick, Rhode Island
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New museum located in the Jewelry District.
100 South St, Providence, RI 02903-4749
Upper South Providence
+1 401-273-5437
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Reviewed 2 February 2019

took my grandson here age 19 months. Lots of things for the little guy to see and do. some things he does not understand yet but the next time I am sure he will as he is a smart little guy. It was great seeing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barry N
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

On a rainy day or sunny, toddlers and young ones need to be kept occupied with different activities often. Here, they will be kept busy all the time. There are things to touch and play with which would keep your little ones busy for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Awesome museum, tons of activities, very self-directed (which lets a parent kind of sit back and allow them to handle most of it themselves). Nice outdoor area for when that is an option. Good location for a birthday party, too (and if you tell your...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carlos T
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We took our 16 month old here this weekend and she had a blast! The must sees are the water room and the "light-bright" corner. Very friendly staff and not too crowded. We got there right at 9am and had the whole parking lot to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Victoria02138
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Took my 3 years daughter and baby to museum. It is nice and not big place with a lot of fun stuff to do. My daughter loves it. It was raining day and it was a lot of people, but it was still enough space...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larissaandkids
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Our 4 year old and 15 month old sons loved the museum! There was plenty for both boys to do. The baby loved the Lite Bright-type wall. Older son loved the construction roller and the wooden blocks. The water room was so fun!! Brilliant idea...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

great children’s museum! My children 7 and 2 love the water section and I had a great time with them. Cool vacuum hoses which reminded me of old bank teller drive through boxes. Definitely worth the stop!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jason H
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This is a nice museum for kids. There are a lot of wonderful activities for them, and even on a day when there are lots of kids around, it still was a pleasant experience. It is easy to get to, parking is free (although the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 31,204
Reviewed 30 June 2018

It was very busy when we were there on a rainy day and it definitely felt tight. We were bumping into each other constantly. It's really good for an hour/ hour and a half and then you've seen everything. Pretty standard children's museum on the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Let me begin by saying this is a great children's museum. So good, that we have purchased a family membership every year. Kids love this place, lots of hands on, fun things to do. We bring a lunch ( they don't sell food but there's...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Tina T
5 August 2017|
Response from danish75 | Reviewed this property |
24 May 2017|
Response from JonfromDallas | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, there's no food service at the museum. But there's a great little cafe just across the street...Rue-Bis Bistro on the corner of South and Parsonage. They are great with the kids and have a good menu... More