I have kids ages 4,6,9,12 would this be a bore to them?
Elementary school kids might enjoy the interactive area, but for probably less than an hour. Middle school kids would like that area and maybe some of the upstairs exhibits -- 2 to 3 hours. Older teens might want more time -- 3-4 hours.
They would all probably like the exhibit are with hands on with the instruments, such as a gong and guitar. The 12 year old might like more of the MIM’s exhibits. I don’t think a long visit would be warranted.
Yes they will all be interested not a long visit maybe 2 hours
Possibly, if they're not into music.
The older kids would like the museum if they have the love for music and how it is made. Lots of walking and listening my be a little hard for the youngsters.
I agree with the other answers that say "it depends on the kids." The 4 and 6 year-olds may be too young to appreciate the format of the museum, but there are interactive instruments they can play on the first floor. However that would mean you'd need a divide and conquer approach (assuming you have two adults along). Might be better to just bring the older kids.
If they like music, they will like it. Maybe limit time for your two little ones to max 2 hours. My kids were 11& 14 and I couldn’t get them out!
Yes, the museum would not interest a child below teenage years
No this place is for all ages
Absolutely, it would be boring and a complete waste of your money.
I would say, probably not the best place for young kids.
Don’t think they’ll last too long.
It depends on how much they enjoy music. There are two ? Exhibits which are more than just looking at instruments but I think it might be a waste for under ten.
Yes. Waste of time for the ones under 12. Others might last 30 minutes.
i agree with the above answers. the older ones will love the second floor interactions. not sure if they would the first floor american stuff as that is what i grew up listening to, like elvis, blue singers etc. once in awhile there are kids programs
I expect the little ones would last about an hour. They get to wear headphones that connect to each exhibit when they approach it, which should fascinate them for a while. There’s also a room where they get to play drums of all kinds, gongs, bells an other percussion instruments. The older two should enjoy a longer visit.
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