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“Great little place”

Joseph Moore Museum
Ranked #8 of 24 things to do in Richmond
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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Jo moore museum is very small...but what a hidden gem. Great place for some quiet learning time with your children..best of all..its free...a real mummy..a mastodon..even some live snakes

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 6 June 2015

Lots of animals and one of two mummies in Indiana - Live snakes -if u have a tour guide they are very interactive with the group

Thank Betsy H
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

Small but super-fun museum on Earlham campus. Varied exhibits and knowledgeable staff. If nothing else, you must go see the giant sloth. You will not regret it.

Thank SarahinMT
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Reviewed 20 July 2014

It was really on the small side but overall a very nice place. The fossil collection there was the best exhibit they have there. But there were lots of little things for children to do and planetarium shows are given upon request. And it was completely free!

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Reviewed 22 June 2014

This small museum is a small child's heaven! So interactive ! Very clever presentations of bugs and critters! Loved the reptiles! Can't say enough about how much we enjoyed this experience. I think what I loved most was the bucket of small toy replicas of the creatures that were in skeletal form....example...a toy mastodon, a toy beaver....so that the child can see what the animal looked like with their skin on....and what a treat...after saying where would you ever find a toy giant sloth and then we could buy one at the counter on the way out! Excellent experience! And it is donation only!!

1  Thank Carol S
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