Austin Children's Museum, Austin, Texas
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Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
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The Austin Children's Museum is designed to engage and include children in creative learning, problem-solving and play environments.
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Address: 201 Colorado St, Austin, Texas 78701| Map
Hours: Tue-Sat 10 am - 5 pm, Sun 12 pm - 5 pm. Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. More Info
Price: Adults: $6.50; Children (2+): $6.50; Children (1-2): $4.50; Children under 1: Free More Info
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Very interactive for kids and very fun. My five year old and two two year olds found plenty to keep them entertained for a few hours. The upstairs room in which you can build your own car was probably the best part. I also liked the introduction...
We have more to see and do in our livingroom
I guess I'm spoiled having lived all over the U.S. and abroad, but the ACM is weak (to put it mildl). There isn't a whole lot to see and do. When we went there was a sort of cool dinosaur exhibit, but the only neat thing about it was that one of my boys could dig up fossils and pretend he was a researcher. Other than that, it was pretty lame. The exhibits aren't very interactive and I'm not really sure there is any value in them. In one ''exhibit'' the kids get to play ''store.'' Wow. That's educational. Another one of the more popular draws for the toddlers was a wooden train set that all the kids fight over. We have one at home. Why pay and then sit there with your kid to wait a turn. Seems pointless. The ...
Was a great stop for my 3 and 5 year old for about 3 hours. I've seen better museums, but for the price it was great. it kept them busy and excited the entire time. The feeling is more like a large playground than a typical museum. I wouldn't recommend this for kids over 8 years old because they would probably get ...
I took my 3 year old son to the Austin Children's Museum for the first time today. It's installation week, so we got 1/2 off, but I think the normal price of $6.50/person is a good deal. We had a great time. The museum offers...