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Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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This place is a GREAT!! I had to keep pulling my toddler to my direction and she went the opposite... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Lots of fun

Place is lots of fun. Better to visit through the week. The outdoor area is really great for kids... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Columbus, Indiana
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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 4 days ago via mobile

This place is a GREAT!! I had to keep pulling my toddler to my direction and she went the opposite way:) my teenagers found their own way in the museum too!! It is an attraction to visit. Thinking about getting a membership to come back,...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Place is lots of fun. Better to visit through the week. The outdoor area is really great for kids. They loved it. Very nice and large food court to bring your own food too. Lots of new things coming.

Thank tdcorona09
Reviewed 5 days ago

Daughter had a great time learning about Anne Frank and other historical females. Some about hieroglyphics. Lots to see and learn. Well layed out- easy to get around. Good spot to stop.

Thank Hart_Serenity
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always a good time. There's a very good reason this is award winning museum. It spoils you. We went to one at Myrtle Beach..no comparison. My son asked where the fun things were.lol

Thank Deanna S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is very friendly, and there is plenty to see. Great for the kids up to young teens. The new sports attraction is a lot of fun too.

Thank Rodney H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The largest children’s museum in the nation! Always more than a group can do in a single day! Always enjoyed!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family including 4 teens. Maybe more geared towards low teens and under but was still a great place. The outdoor sports exhibit was really great - all kinds of sports event to try. Recommend checking that out. Staff super friendly too.

Thank Gompala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Children's Museum was at the top of the long list of adventures our grandchildren prioritized when they came to visit this summer. They thoroughly enjoyed the museum indoors, and our grandson was especially excited by the new sports attraction for kids outside. Inside and...More

Thank W9280OLjimc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was pricey - I will say that. For 2 adults and a toddler it costed us $85 for entry. We didn't get to experience the sports experience, but my toddler LOVED the dinos, the DC Superheroes exhibit and the play area for kids under...More

Thank Excursion811963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have two toddlers and this place is fun for the entire family. My only complaint would be the food. It is not very good and it’s kind of expensive. Other than that the place itself is amazing for kids and adults.

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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