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Kidcity Children's Museum

119 Washington St, Middletown, CT 06457-2817
+1 860-347-0495
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Great place. Doesn't change muxh

Got a season pass for the family as a gift. Only went a handful of times because not much changes... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Pauline L
via mobile
(Educational) Fun Unlimited

If you have kids under 10 they will love this place. I've been coming here since my son was 3 and... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
alexeicohen
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Rome, Italy
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Imagination play for kids from 1 to 8 and their favorite grown-ups. Picked by Yankee Magazine in 2012 as the "Best Indoor Adventure" in New England!
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“kid city” (21 reviews)
“themed rooms” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
119 Washington St, Middletown, CT 06457-2817
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+1 860-347-0495
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"kid city"
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"themed rooms"
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"great rainy day"
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"great fun for kids"
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"grandchildren love"
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"favorite room"
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"spent hours there"
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"children play"
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"medieval castle"
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"older children"
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"two floors"
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"all ages"
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"a lot of fun"
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"first floor"
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"season pass"
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"interactive exhibits"
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"blast"
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Got a season pass for the family as a gift. Only went a handful of times because not much changes. Great place but would like to see new things added each month. Not asking a lot... Just something.

Thank Pauline L
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

If you have kids under 10 they will love this place. I've been coming here since my son was 3 and as hard as we try to visit new museums we keep coming back. The interactive exhibits are great and the fishing wharf on the...More

Thank alexeicohen
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

An imaginative, unique children's play space. While some are turned off by its non-academic nature, I think it is really important for kids to have a place to play- especially when it's cold out. My favorite big room is the medieval castle and village. My...More

Thank Kristen B
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I bought tickets for this museum that had been donated to a fundraiser, with some encouragement from other attendees. Both the grandchildren loved it. The 5 year boy could probably have stayed all day. The two year old girl did get tired after a couple...More

1  Thank TomM1951
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic location to bring younger children to play, explore, and discover. Behind every little nook is a new surprise that allows their imagination take flight.

Thank Mylove2004
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

There are great reviews on here about all the things kids can see and do. I have been taking my grandkids since they were toddlers. They always want to go!

Thank 187raya
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We got a family membership a year ago and travel almost an hour to come to this museum. There is nothing else like it. I don't know who build the rooms and all the amazing stuff that the children get to play with, but these...More

Thank Zazu_11
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Went to a birthday for my grandson.They all had a great time. Its a wonderful place to bring young children alot to learn and do. Its a very awesome place to have a party it keeps the kids very busy and they have a lot...More

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Have brought my kids here multiple times! It is awesome, they love it and so do I! It allows for lots of imaginary play! Their favorite part of the museum is the castle, there is so much to do in that section! As for the...More

Thank Jackie K
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the best places I have taken my 2-1/2 year old. Not only was it fun for her but fun for me as a dad!!! This place has seriously thought of it all. It is filled with every thing imaginable for the kids...More

Thank Christopher F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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Stephanie M
3 December 2015|
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Response from Jennifer A | Property representative |
Hi Stephanie, Thanks for your comment! The Children's Museum in Niantic is a terrific place...my kids loved playing there, especially on the lobster boat! -Jen from Kidcity
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sscribnerS
1 July 2015|
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Response from Jennifer A | Property representative |
Hi! Thanks for your question! Kidcity does not have a restaurant but there are dozens of places to eat within a few blocks of the museum (i.e. the New England Emporium is an easy walk from Kidcity and has great grilled... More
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pat5308
21 March 2015|
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Response from Jennifer A | Property representative |
Hi Pat, Admission to Kidcity is $9 per person - babies under one year are free. Hope this helps! -Jen from Kidcity
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