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Discovery Playhouse

Closed Now: 13:00 - 17:00
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This is an amazing place to go. They have so many wonderful things to do with the kids. There’s an... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
addangbar1s
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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Our grandchildren love to play their, a great place to run off some of their energy and a lot of... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
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The Discovery Playhouse, inspires the child in everyone and provides an entertaining family experience. Through the love of play, the 7,500 square foot museum offers a world of opportunities to learn through hands-on exhibits.Shop at the grocery...more
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502 Broadway St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-5624
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+1 573-335-7529
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place to go. They have so many wonderful things to do with the kids. There’s an upstair area for bigger kids and a downstairs area for smaller kids. It gets a little pricey, but there’s so many great things to do...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

Our grandchildren love to play their, a great place to run off some of their energy and a lot of things to do

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank dougshelton111
Reviewed 3 September 2018

So many things to Do so much to learn even the adults will learn and Have Some fun. A Dream come true For every child to experince If you need a break and want to have excited Happy Children this is the place for you.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The kids had a Blast!!!!! We saved money by just paying for a few friends to come for the birthday child and we had the cake offsite!!! It was so much fun and they loved all the new activities upstairs and that play house was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

A place where children can be whatever they want to be - bank teller, farmer, pilot, actor, mechanic, cashier, musician, the list goes on. They actually have a full size Cessna plane you can sit in and manipulate the controls - it is hanging from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 28 March 2018

My husband and I purchased a season pass for my son's family! My husband and I are from Poplar Bluff but occasionally I sit with the kids. Yesterday I was there and decided to take the babies to the Discovery Playhouse. I had the pass...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 498debby
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I took my granddaughters here after a 30 min trip to the bounce house that resulted in injury. this is the best place in cape to take children, fun educational and safe. I loved it and so did the kiddo's. would recommend it to anyone.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Rhonda P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It's been a couple of years since I have been here - and a lot of changes have been made. The whole second floor has been finished and filled with great exhibits - geared for kids 8 and up. I really loved the variety of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank Marti324
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Over the summer, my sister and I took our children several times. They love it here. So much to do and much fun to be had. However, I do not feel the parents should be charged full price. We bring the children in and pay...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank IllinoisCardinalFan
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is great for babies through teenagers. There are many rooms with different activities. Great fun with the kids.

Date of experience: July 2017
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