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Experience Childrens Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place for ids

I was very impressed with this children's museum. There is a wide variety of things to do for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
So much LEARNING going on!

Three floors of learning & play happening! Take your kids - take your grandkids! Truly a gem in... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Erie PA
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The expERIEnce Children’s Museum is a place that has been inspiring creativity and imagination in children for over twenty years. The museum is a non-profit organization located in the historic cultural district of downtown Erie whose entire mission...more
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420 French St, Erie, PA 16507-1541
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very impressed with this children's museum. There is a wide variety of things to do for children aged 18 months and up. Lots of educational activities and plenty to see and do.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sharc28
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Three floors of learning & play happening! Take your kids - take your grandkids! Truly a gem in downtown Erie. Don't miss the outside classroom on a nice day.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KLCEriePA
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We are recently on vacation and took our 15 month old son to this museum. We've been to several children's museums and this one ranks among the best. Lots of activities on the 3 floors that caters to toddlers and children.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Visited Erie, PA with my 4 year old granddaughter in July, 2018. The Children's Museum was wonderful. There were so many activities for her to do spread over 3 floors. It kept her busy for over 2 hours and she would have stayed longer if...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Linda G
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We took our 4 grandchildren here for a few hours. They had so much fun on each floor. There were things for a 1 year old to older. They spent the most time in the Wegmans grocery store and the toddler play area on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank vacation1Buffalo
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great children's museum. There are plenty of interactive activities and lots to learn. It is smaller than other children's museums we have visited, but they manage to pack a lot in. Our kids could spend hours there and not get bored, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dan W
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

So my review may be a little skewed. We have visited many children’s museums. So comparing to glazier in Tampa and some in Chicago as well as please touch in philly this one is much smaller. The website did make it appear bigger than what...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank asnow815
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We visited with Family living nearby and had children ranging from age 2 to age 7 completely engaged for much longer than I expected. We knew the museum was a little smaller than what we are used to (regular visitors of the Pittsburgh Children's Museum)...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Divanis328
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We love love love coming to the Children's Museum. There are a ton of interactive activities for all different ages of kids. My son had a blast! We will definite come back to play another day.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a great place for children, as they go from one entertaining spot to the next. I was shocked to see what the price was for 2 adults and 2 children. The cost for adults should be low, because we are not being entertained,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank jim14kar29
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Our granddaughter was 8 at the time. She absolutely loved it. She wants to go back this year and take her younger sister who is 4. We are going to do that in August.
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Fees Admission is $7 per person ages 2 and older. Children 1 and under are admitted free. Available Discounts:Museums for All Logo_RGB Attention ACCESS EBT Card Participants Present your Pennsylvania Access EBT Card (green... More