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Mississippi Children's Museum

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Address: 2145 Museum Boulevard, Jackson, MS 39202
Phone Number:
+1 601-981-5469
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09:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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The Mississippi Children's Museum is your Destination for Imagination. MCM...

The Mississippi Children's Museum is your Destination for Imagination. MCM wants to ignite the spark of creativity that is inside each and everyone of us and awaken a lifelong passion for learning, exploration and discovery. Visit the Mississippi Children's Museum and get inspired! Open Tuesday through Saturday 9a-5p and Sunday 1p-6p. Admission is $10 per person; children under the age of 1 year are free.

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The museum does a great job relating the different aspects of the areas of Mississippi and the major businesses in the

My Grandchildren love to visit. We live in the Jackson metropolitan area so a family membership is a very good idea.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Madison, Mississippi
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Madison, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My Grandchildren love to visit. We live in the Jackson metropolitan area so a family membership is a very good idea.

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Jackson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My daughter just loves this place.She ask her grandparents to take her all the time.As soon as my son is old enough to go, I'm pretty sure he will enjoy it as well.

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long beach, ms
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many activities planned at the museum. Children absolutely love this place. It is interactive and very educational.

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Clinton, MS USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon entering the Facility; you are greeted with staff that are friendly and care that you have a wonderful experience. Children have the run of the place; when they need help, staff are there to help; the interactive displays are all learning displays. I especially liked the displays showing gears at work. Children are free to interact with one another... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun activities for younger kids but I think tweens would be bored. I took my tween grandchildren and they didn't find much that appealed to them...do the Natural Science Museum instead.

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Thank 933vickih
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love taking my 3yo here. He gets a chance to run around and play with other kids. They have a wonderful outside area for kids. They also have a water pad when the weather is warm. Lots of special exhibits about different things that keep him interested for hours!

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Pearl, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This museum is worth a visit! They make learning fun and exciting! My son and I had a blast and the staff were knowledgable and friendly!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

What a treasure this magical place is for the state of Mississippi. The staff is knowledgeable, kind and attentive. The interactive exhibits are educational AND fun. Talk about bang for your buck !!!!! Can't wait to go back

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MCMMarketing, Public Relations Manager at Mississippi Children's Museum, responded to this review

Hi Cathy, Thank you so much for this review! We're excited that you and your family enjoyed your experience here at MCM. We can't wait to have you again for an inspirational adventure to spark the imagination. Be sure to check out our big events coming this fall with lots of Holiday Spectacular magic coming in December! Best, Team MCM More 

Vicksburg, Mississippi
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have several museums in the Jackson area. ok for younger kids. Good for an afternoon activity for something to do

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is a MUST!!! I love all of the hands on activities! This museum encourages exploration and imagination. Kids of all ages were running learning through play and having a blast while doing it. There are even exhibits for the adults to assist or join in on. Pure, clean fun for everyone!

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