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Children's Museum of Illinois

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A Museum of Treasures

The recently expanded Children's Museum is another fantastic experience for the children of... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Decatur, Illinois
Fun for the whole family

A wonderful place, no matter your age. The new Hero's hall is amazing and you can't beat the price... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Decatur, Illinois
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55 S Country Club Rd, Decatur, IL 62521-4470
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All reviews great place for kids children's museum all ages a lot of fun educational fun two floors can't wait to go back grocery store an adult love this place whole family per person grandchildren hands activities exhibits play
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

The recently expanded Children's Museum is another fantastic experience for the children of Central-Illinois. A good variety of hands-on exhibits with a recent addition of a heroes section. A great experience for children from very young to teen-agers.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

A wonderful place, no matter your age. The new Hero's hall is amazing and you can't beat the price at $5.00 per person.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

new displays at this venue, but mostly appealing to kids 7 and under from our experience last week .........

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tmh564
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We’ve been fans of the Children’s Museum of Illinois in Decatur for some time. It’s perfect for kids. Fond memories for sure. Two interactive floors with plenty of activities for everyone. It’s perfect for a raining day or in conjunction with the Scovill Zoo. Check...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jackson P
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The kids always love this place. I recommend watching your tots in the small kids area. There are two gates to keep them in, but they can climb out where the train engine is located.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stopped by here with our grandchildren for an afternoon of fun and entertainment. The place has a lot of interesting interactive displays and activities. Kids were going to and fro exploring the setup. There were not a lot of folks there so we pretty much...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank David W
Reviewed 30 March 2018

march 30th lots of activities were closed down the climbing stairway was closed whiich is main reason to take grandkids. the paint area had no paper towels to dry hands on. was very little paint for kids to use. most all were empty.. no bathroom...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Phoebe H
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We took our one year old grandson, he had so much fun. Shopping, the slides the air machine and so much more! We can't wait to go back. It was also a great winter activity.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sheri H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best children’s museums I’ve had the opportunity to visit! Worth the trip for children of all ages!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gail F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I went with my 10yr old and 3yr old grandchildren. they seem to enjoy themselves. really enjoyed the climbing bridge in the middle of museum along with the tv anchor and dr office. my only criticism is it really needs to be cleaned up. lots...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Response from Donna T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are plenty of tables in a cafe space on the second floor, although with the nice weather, you can also picnic outside.