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Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
+1 704-372-6261
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Cool place for young children!

Our son loved our trip to Discovery place kids! They have pretty much anything you can think of in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
crenne02
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Charlotte, North Carolina
via mobile
Favorite Museum of Grandkids

My grandson used to call it the “fire engine” museum. Worth the drive a bit out of Charlotte. All... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Julie S
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Porter Ranch, CA
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Visit us for extraordinary and rich play experiences that value imagination, fun and learning. The Museum offers an adventure in play adventure for children age birth through 7 and their parents or caregivers. Join us for daily puppet shows and story time.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grocery store” (25 reviews)
“fire truck” (16 reviews)
“water table” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
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+1 704-372-6261
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"children's museum"
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"water play"
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"my son"
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"great place"
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"rainy day"
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"craft room"
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"water area"
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"doctor's office"
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"annual pass"
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"separate area"
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"creative play"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our son loved our trip to Discovery place kids! They have pretty much anything you can think of in this place! Our son is almost 2 and had a blast! We loved watching him learn and play! We went on a Sunday so it wasn’t...More

Thank crenne02
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

My grandson used to call it the “fire engine” museum. Worth the drive a bit out of Charlotte. All kinds of interactive things for kids to do. There’s a fire engine, play grocery store and diner, NASCAR car to work on, water play, smaller kids...More

Thank Julie S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We have 2 grandchildren and they love this place. We have special passes so we can get in to Discovery Place downtown Charlotte as well as the Charlotte Nature Museum. There is so much to do for younger children, water areas for the toddlers as...More

Thank Deborah H
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit. I have a three year old and watching her run from activity to activity in her own world was amazing. My husband and I played right along with her. We had so much fun. The water table was...More

Thank Christina M
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

This place is awesome for something to do on a Saturday or Sunday. My family was able to have a good time and enjoy the day together learning new things.

Thank Mike N
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

I was needing a place to kill some time with my son. He is almost eleven and admittedly was a little old for some of the things but he still had a terrific time. For kids four to eight this place would be heaven. Everything...More

Thank Neal R
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I often take my two children here. The building provides plenty for them to do. From a fake veterinary hospital, grocery store, stage to a fake restaurant and airport. My kids always find something to do. The staff is sparse but just enough to if...More

1  Thank Rob r
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

In the heart of huntersville. This place is a great escape for my young children (1yr, 3yrs). Staff is great and they really keep everything clean.

Thank AWSsuperman17
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Discovery Place is like a small town for children with areas to experience emergency vehicles, a restaurant, a submarine, an auto shop, dressing up on stage and many more. Weekdays are a wonderful time to go when possible as they are much less crowded than...More

Thank Kathy A
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Reviewed 18 December 2017

I took my little nephew to the Discovery museum last week and he had an absolute ball! It is very similar to the Children's museum in Denver and features lots of hands on activities. He particularly liked the submarine - keeps talking about "driving" the...More

1  Thank denver60
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erikapv1220
6 July 2017|
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Response from Jill S | Reviewed this property |
You really won't want to. This place will keep your kids busy and active. Eat after. There are some vending machines for small snacks and a room for nursing.
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cheryl t
5 November 2016|
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Response from jrobba | Reviewed this property |
It's at the next exit.
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meena5556
23 March 2016|
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Response from cardscharlotte | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is $10 but I am not 100% sure. My son has an annual membership which includes unlimited visits for both parents, one guest and the child. It also gives us free access to DIscovery Place in uptown. You also... More
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