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Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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So much to do and see.

Where to begin,really need multiple days to visit if you are driving from out of state to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Milford, Ohio
Great family destination!

Our family of grandparents, parents, & grandchildren went overnight to Indianapolis from... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Cincinnati, Ohio
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The largest children's museum in the world just got even bigger with the addition of a new 7.5-acre outdoor health and fitness area that encourages activity through multiple sports. The new space, called Riley Children's Health Sports Legends...more
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3000 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4716
+1 317-334-4000
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Reviewed yesterday

Where to begin,really need multiple days to visit if you are driving from out of state to visit,especially if you have young toddlers who will get worn out-and they will! Very well done throughtout,can not think of a single negative comment.Very busy so need to...More

Thank landonjohnr
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family of grandparents, parents, & grandchildren went overnight to Indianapolis from Cincinnati. Stopped in Metamora which we would have enjoyed more but didn’t realize til we got there it was canal days with thousands of people! On to Indy & a hotel then a...More

Thank Anne1155
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took our grandchildren to the children’s a Museum and we got mixed reviews. The four and eight year olds loved everything. Their enthusiasm was great. The sixteen and fourteen year olds were clearly bored. The twelve year old gave everything mixed reviews. Wish we had...More

Thank ADolores
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I thought the price tag was a little high until we got to the museum. My 3 yr old and 7 yr old were overwhelmed. We could have stayed for at least two days but sadly only had two hours. The only downfall was no...More

1  Thank KatieHer
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is fun for the whole family! Outside they have several sports your children can try out. From football, basketball, hockey, golf and more! Also, they have exhibits about Ripley's Believe it or Not, DC Super heroes, and one of my favorites was the...More

Thank Roy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our grandson to the museum today. Absolutely fantastic! The exhibitions inside were so well presented. Lots of interaction. We really enjoyed Ripley's Believe It or Not! collection this time. But the surprise experience was the outdoor Sports Legends. Truly outstanding! Highly recommended for...More

Thank jahof
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took all the cousins from age 3-12 to this museum. There were parts of it that each age group enjoyed more than others but overall all six kids loved it! The outdoor adventure was definitely the older kids' favorite but there was also some...More

Thank therenehoward
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is definitely a trip good for the whole family. It's not just for kids! The place is very well kept, the folks that work there are nice and the exhibits are fun. The only negative is the same negative I have about all these...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First Thursday of month admission cost $5. So me and my mum that was visiting me these days decided to go. I am sure children enjoy all of the exhibitions. Everything in the museum is made for kids that have plenty of energy. My mum...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have always been a favorite place of ours and now that there’s so much more fun outside we can’t get enough of this place. Lots of fun and definitely going back to enjoy the Halloween exhibits! Love this place!!

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Stephanie M
16 May 2018|
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Response from Aaron M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Obviously its geared for kids but it has great exhibits for any age. There are a lot of people between 20-30 who go
Jane S
5 May 2018|
Response from Alia C |
YES - and the zoo!!
Shane S
23 March 2018|
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Response from The Children's ... o | Property representative |
Outdoor areas are weather dependent, and as safety is our top priority, rough weather conditions may require rain delays or closure of the outdoor experiences. The indoor areas of the sports experience do remain open if the... More