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Cheshire Children's Museum

222 West St, Keene, NH 03431-2455
+1 603-903-1800
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Fun for Everyone

I was really pleasantly surprised by how cute and awesome the Children's Museum is. I went there... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
meli13melo
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Keene, New Hampshire
Good spot to stay warm on a winter’s day

This was our first time in Keene and to the museum. The location was somewhat easy to find but it... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
SR621
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222 West St, Keene, NH 03431-2455
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+1 603-903-1800
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"birthday party"
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"world class"
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"imagination"
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"pretend"
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I was really pleasantly surprised by how cute and awesome the Children's Museum is. I went there for a friend's 4-year-old son's birthday party over the summer, and not only did I see how much of a blast the kids were having playing around, but...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

This was our first time in Keene and to the museum. The location was somewhat easy to find but it is in a plaza so we had to drive around to find the door (if your facing plaza it will be on the far right)....More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

For being a small, all indoor museum, they do have quite a lot of activities for the kids to play creatively. We have memberships to a couple of museums in or around Boston and I first thought they would get bored quick based on the...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We had a 3+ year old with us and he had a lot of fun. Lots of activities, all indoors. Many places for creative play too. Price is not too bad. We'll visit there again.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Wonderful place to take children for the afternoon. Many different areas for children to explore and use their imagination. They also host parties and special classes. Purchased a membership for my grandson and family.

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

I have taken my kids to "world-class" museums and attractions for play and learning, and this small pretend-play based museum is at the top of our list for fun. When I started spending a lot of time in the Brattleboro/Keene area, all I heard from...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

I took the grandchildren here on a rainy day to give our daughter some time to shop. There are many things for younger children to do (they are 4 and 8) for about an hour to an hour and a half. The museum is not...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Came here for my young nephews birthday party. Was formerly located in the Colony Mill but has since moved to the plaza on Emerald St. The location is slightly hidden and you have to walk inside. Bathrooms are locked unless you get the code from...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Not going to lie, when my friend and I walked in with our 6 kids, ages 1-8, we were worried they were going to lose interest fast. Turned out we didn't need to worry! This museum has so much in such a small space. If...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Really enjoyable time .....things to do mostly to 10 years old.....visit was over an hour long. The kids liked all the pretend situations, including grocery shopping and post office

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Sharon B
15 June 2017|
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Response from NHToni | Reviewed this property |
I do not think that a 13 year old would enjoy this. It is really geared toward younger children. I do not know where you live but there are other attractions nearby-Mariposa museum in Peterborough is one. there is also a... More
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Barbara C
29 May 2017|
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Very appropriate for a four year old. Activities include a train track,school setup, construction toys and much more. Enjoy!
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