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Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

220 E Ann St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1445
+1 734-995-5439
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Even teens have a good time!

My 15yo DD asked for a trip to the Hands-on Museum while on Spring Break. We parked at Kerrytown... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FlyingMommy2013
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Detroit, Michigan
Great place

Fun for the kids! Went with the school and the kids sure kept me busy going here, there and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amy Jo H
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Everyone gets creative in this interactive science and technology museum, featuring engaging exhibits in subjects like psychology, the media and health.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“all ages” (58 reviews)
“older kids” (9 reviews)
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220 E Ann St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1445
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+1 734-995-5439
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 15yo DD asked for a trip to the Hands-on Museum while on Spring Break. We parked at Kerrytown and walked down a block to the museum. The museum always is packed with field trip kids of all preschool and elementary ages. She was the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun for the kids! Went with the school and the kids sure kept me busy going here, there and everywhere!

Thank Amy Jo H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to take children and hands on activities spark their curiosity about the ‘Why?’ It is truly delightful to meet my niece and great niece for lunch to discuss the wonders of the A2 Children’s Hands On Museum. A must see for...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 4 year old grandson here on a Sunday afternoon. He loved it! Especially anything that had to do with water and the soccer simulation. It is crowded so expect that if you visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there is a lot to do here with small kids. as it says , it's very a "hands-on" type of place. I remember at least three different places where the children could get really wet with the activities, so it might be a good idea...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for my daughter's field trip. It is so nice here :) Just like the name says, it's completely hands on here. Bathrooms on the first 3 floors. There are stairs and an elevator that go between all floors. Gift shop is right near...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

It was a great first time experience. My 4 year old loved all the exhibits. He talks about going back

Thank Michael O
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Brought the wife and kids here and it’s amazing! We’re going to consider getting a membership. A real gem.

Thank billyb3026
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Hands on is great for small kids who love to touch, feel and learn about all sorts of science and every day life things. It was fun for me and my son and I think any kid or adult can have fun exploring. It’s not...More

Thank Lisa E
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

My girls love togo in the museum, it's a small one but with many interactive spots and overtime we go my girls spend the whole afternoon there.

Thank Dunia A
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Pete K
26 May 2017|
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Response from Connie P | Reviewed this property |
Try the Washington/4th structure first choice or Ann/Ashley next they are a short walk; and the kids can alway use more exercise. .and "build up" the excitement about the museum.
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30 September 2015|
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Response from Carrie C | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. It is a great place for 2-7 years old and you will find yourself returning for more.
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