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Discovery Station at Hagerstown

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Highly recommend for all ages

What an amazing place for kids of all ages to play and explore. The kids are having a blast & the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Hagerstown, Maryland
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Hands on fun for kids

Lots of fun stuff to do. Very hands on. My 9 and 12 year old grandchildren had a great time. There... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a hands-on museum that provides life-long learning experiences to thousands of children and families each year. We create an environment that stimulates curiosity for discovery, exploration, and further...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
101 W Washington St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-4709
+1 301-790-0076
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing place for kids of all ages to play and explore. The kids are having a blast & the numerous exhibits satisfy their ADHD. They could play here all day and not get bored. The admission is fair for what you get and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of fun stuff to do. Very hands on. My 9 and 12 year old grandchildren had a great time. There was a lot of information about a variety of subjects from Baseball to Outer Space to The Titanic and even Dinosaurs. Upstairs there is...More

Thank relique2005
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This hands on children's museum is a MUST SEE (and do). Two floors of exhibits and programs and events! Lots to learn about and play with. You will want to plan at least 2 hours for this one. Whoever said SCIENCE and MATH and HISTORY...More

Thank Roxanna O
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We took our grandsons. They had a great time. Quite a few things to see and do. It was not very crowded on the day we went.

Thank SCC8
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We were traveling through town and used our reciprocal program from our science museum to get in here at no charge. The museum is a bit run down and exhibits are either for young kids (preschool) or for adults (titanic and aviation exhibit). We stopped...More

Thank alizardk
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Spent over 2 hours here with my 6-yr old grandson. Such a wide variety of activities and displays...from dinosaurs to transportation and crafts to robots and legos. So much to choose from and experience. We also participated in the shaving cream painting in the craft...More

Thank Dean_Amy-2004
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This museum may be targeted at children, but there's some ABSOLUTELY AMAZING stuff inside that even adults will love - especially if you're into science like me! Additionally, the building is an old bank, and it's really neat to see how they have converted the...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Took my 2 and 3 year old boys there.we had a blast in the dinosaur room. The real airplane that kids can climb in is also a highlight. Definitely one of the best things to do with young kids. Train sets upstairs are a bonus...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Let me just tell you that Brittany Wedd is just absolutely amazing. I’ve never met anyone that is so caring and so hardworking. She shows how much she cares about the visitors and the volunteers. She’s always on her feet, talking and creating new bonds...More

Thank Deborah A
Reviewed 9 November 2017

What a surprise and a fun morning, the adults enjoyed themselves as much as the 4 1/2 year old did. Lots of hands o for the kids and lots of well documented exhibits for the adults.

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9 August 2016|
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Response from INGRID W | Reviewed this property |
I would say preschool through maybe 3rd grade though there are some things, like the titanic exhibit that would interest adults and older kids. The vast majority is ideal for the younger age group.