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Earlyworks Museum Complex

404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
+1 256-564-8100
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Once is good

The museum was just okay. I believe children are a lot smarter than this museum gives them credit... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Dayton, Ohio
via mobile
Fall trip

A little disappointing. Nice history and some of the exhibits are interesting. Needs an upgrade. A... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2015
Brian C
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Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

The museum was just okay. I believe children are a lot smarter than this museum gives them credit for. Most of it is hands on with no adult guidance. Therefore, I witnessed adults sitting on benches starring at their cells while the kids ran and...More

2  Thank DaytonWoman
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

A little disappointing. Nice history and some of the exhibits are interesting. Needs an upgrade. A lot of items are badly damaged.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We took our 2, 3, and 5 yr old and they had a blast. There is so much to do from such a wide range. We went on a week day when school just started so we had the whole place to ourselves! It’s hard...More

2  Thank Mia S
Reviewed 1 September 2015

What a spot for children both young and. Old. Hands on from the Lego room to the general store. Also give a lot of Huntsville and Northern Alabama history. Amazingly interesting.

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We have only been once and I really did not care for it. We have a 2.5 year old and the only thing he really liked was a house that you could play in and the large instruments that would play music. I know a...More

Thank J'Vonne G
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Fun for all ages! The kids loved the "hands on" of the displays and it was informative for adults too. We loved the area with the grocery store, chicken coop and fishing area.

1  Thank tinaz494
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We've held a membership at Earlyworks and used it frequently. My children have learned so much from their Alabama history exhibits.

Thank Redheadchinese
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Our 2 1/2-yr-old nephew and niece came to town during the rainy Independence Day weekend. We are SO thankful to have decided to visit this museum! The twins were entertained for hours! Our 14-yr-old niece was with us, too, and though the museum was a...More

Thank sparkopotamus
Reviewed 9 July 2015

I think this is a great place for young kids 6 and under , or adults to enjoy the history , some of the employee's seem to get annoyed with the kids which begs the question WHY take a job that caters to kids ....More

1  Thank Tanya S
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I used the Grand Hall at the EarlyWorks Children's Museum for my wedding reception. It was fantastic! Absolutely beautiful. The staff is so sweet and helped me when I went into full bride mode. We even opened the museum for our family and friends as...More

Thank Courtney J
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