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Zimmer Children's Museum

Closes in 10 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great for toddlers and young kids

Our daughter and I visited this museum while in LA and we definitely got our admissions worth! We... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Brittany P
Baltimore, Maryland
via mobile
Great family outing

The Museum: Livingsocial has a deal now $15 for two adults and two children. It is a 2 stories... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Burbank, California
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The Zimmer Children’s Museum is a non-profit cultural institution located on Museum Row in Los Angeles, and features hands-on exhibits for children 0-8 to explore big ideas in creative and inspiring settings. The Zimmer is also the only museum...more
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6505 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048-4906
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Our daughter and I visited this museum while in LA and we definitely got our admissions worth! We had a Groupon for admission and she was just a few weeks shy of 2 years old so it was a great deal. There are two floors...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brittany P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

I walked away feeling like I missed a part of the museum. My 4 year old daughter enjoyed herself, but her favorite parts were the ball pit and the craft she made in the art room. They have some cool things here, but we spent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank esami19
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We took our grandchildren here and found this place to be fun and exciting .As you enter, there is a model plane that the kids can go in and pretend that they are pilots.. They have storytelling, arts and craft,,dress up costumes and a number...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank vickiwinthrop
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Museum: Livingsocial has a deal now $15 for two adults and two children. It is a 2 stories museums. Ground floor and basement. Ground floor, pretty small space, not much stuffs for kids to play. Basement has a lot more interesting games, informative and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank ILoveFoodComa
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is a fairly small children's museum in the heart of LA. It's perfect for toddlers and kids under 8. This place is very hands on...kids get to explore and play doing everything they love like prettend to cook, play in a fire truck or...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Takes about 2 to 3 hours to see and has many fun activities for kids under 10 years old. It's kind of small but kids will have fun here. Parking in this area is a pain and hard to find, but museum staff is very...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank VY-September
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We went on a Friday morning around 10:30. It was not very crowded. I went with a 3.5 year old and a 10 month old. No strollers are allowed. My 3.5 year old was very entertained. He loved the water play areas, the boat/ball pit...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

This place is smaller than you might think, with only an activity or 2 for any particular aged child. My 3 year old grandchild spent most of her time in the ball pit. Also, unless you're in the area, it's a real pain to get...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank David S
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We visited Zimmer Museum for the first time over the weekend as part of the Smithsonian's Free Museum Day program. At 1 year old, I think my son may be a little too small to enjoy this play area but I did find the concepts...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank melodys_adventures
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

This place definitely has its pros and cons. My wife and I brought our three girls here,  ages 6, 5, and 2. All the girls seem to have had a fun time,  so I am giving a 2 star rating. For me, there were too...More

3  Thank tygerstile
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