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Providence Children's Museum

100 South St, Providence, RI 02903-4749
+1 401-273-5437
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Avoid rainy days!

We were in town just for a few days to visit family. Because of rain, our original plans fell... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
West Gardiner
via mobile
Great Value

We live in the south shore of Massachusetts so Providence and Boston are almost equidistant from... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Mike M
Braintree, Massachusetts
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New museum located in the Jewelry District.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“water room” (24 reviews)
“water play” (8 reviews)
100 South St, Providence, RI 02903-4749
Upper South Providence
+1 401-273-5437
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town just for a few days to visit family. Because of rain, our original plans fell through and we went here instead. The place was packed! According to their website they provide umbrella strollers and ask you to leave your big bulky...More

Thank AIricka20
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We live in the south shore of Massachusetts so Providence and Boston are almost equidistant from our house. I took my son here for something to do while the wife was away and couldn't have been more impressed. It's half the cost of the Boston...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had a pass for 1/2 off from our local library, so it was a really good deal. While the museum is quite small, there are a couple of really fun activities. My 5-year old loved loved it.

Thank danish75
Reviewed 1 August 2017

While in Narragansett for a family vacation, we got ambushed by cold wet weather. Needing to get out of the house for a while, we went to this museum. The cost was $9 per person, but due to a partnership with a local kids museum...More

Thank NormalOrlandoGuy
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We were driving through and when because that are a part of the blue star program (free for military) for a month or so. Glad we did the kid loved it and didn't want to leave. Come prepared for your kid to get wet the...More

Thank dash_adventure
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This place is great to let you kids have an educational day and explore! The water table was a big hit for the kids and the extra large light-brite was a big hit for me...oh the memories! Theres so much for the kids to see...More

Thank Lindsey T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Great spot on a hot day for the kids! Limited outdoor tables in the enclosed outside play area with an amazing beanstalk to climb! Kids really enjoyed the Water and air activities however, the store, ship, construction, farm displays allowed them to perform tasks to...More

Thank jalainern
Reviewed 31 May 2017

A great place to take the kiddos, there is so many hands on activities my daughter and I love to go here! If you go before 11 on a weekday, you almost have the place to yourself!

Thank WorldTravelerjaq
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely children's museum. So much to see, touch and do! If the kids gets antsy, there's even a small playground to give your child something else to do! Great for busy hands and feet! Great place to spend a couple of hours.

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stayed in Providence for 2 nights. My daughter was just a couple days shy of her 2nd birthday and the hotel recepton told us about this place and she loved it. So much to do and even we had fun with her and we...More

Thank Siobhan R
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Tina T
5 August 2017|
Response from danish75 | Reviewed this property |
24 May 2017|
Response from Jon from Dallas | 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