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Children's Museum of Montana

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Address: 22 Railroad Sq, Great Falls, MT 59401-4003
Phone Number: +1 406-452-6661
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09:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Perform in a puppet show, generate your own electricity or build a model...

Perform in a puppet show, generate your own electricity or build a model city in the Construction Zone. This exciting museum offers many innovative, hands-on activities and interactive exhibits for the young and the young at heart.

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Great place for young kids

We have an annual membership and I take my daughter there often. My daughter loves going there! I wish their hours were more school kid friendly and we'd definitely go even more... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
leannej97
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Great Falls, Montana
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Great Falls, Montana
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have an annual membership and I take my daughter there often. My daughter loves going there! I wish their hours were more school kid friendly and we'd definitely go even more. I've been to 3 other CMOMs (Bozeman, Helena and Missoula) and in my opinion, ours is the best.

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Thank leannej97
Great Falls, Montana
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32 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Something for the little kids that like hands on! Our little ones really like going there. I just don't like the fee for the parents to enter with them, makes it pretty pricy for some, but well worth it.

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Thank Funfabmim
Longview, Texas
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had a great time! There are two floors of fun. We enjoyed the dress up area and puppet show. I loved the fact they send home 2 books per kid. They have an entire area just for legos!

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Thank Kdl2012
Alexandria, Minnesota, United States
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120 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We visit our grandchildren in Montana multiple times each year and almost always bring them to the Children's Museum. While it doesn't compare with the children's museums in St.Paul or Phoenix it's a great little museum for a smaller community and our grandchildren love it. In fact the size makes it much less intimidating unless you run into a school... More 

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Thank Linda B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We took the kids to the museum to see what it was all about, along with the idea of letting them burn some energy. The parking is free easily accessed from the street be aware Great falls is full of one way streets in the city. Three staff members were very friendly and very informative. The museum is divided into... More 

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Thank Andy B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We are visiting while on vacation. This was a wonderful little place for kids to interact and use imaginative play! It is an older building, but you can tell they are obviously doing the best they can with the space they have. They have lots of spaces for kids to explore and use their imaginations!!! Grocery store, dress up room,... More 

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Thank Melissa L
Great Falls, Montana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

I took my toddler here for the first time not really knowing what to expect since I had read some reviews about it prior to coming. My little girl had lots of fun. We were here for almost 2.5 hours and there is lots to do and explore. There is a boat, a couple of slides, a dress up area,... More 

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Great Falls, Montana, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

I first reviewed the museum in 2012 and was very disappointed. However, last year we had to go there again for a birthday party and I was pleasantly surprised. There is so many more exhibits and it was much cleaner than the last time we were there. The improvement is so great that we decided to become members. My children... More 

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1 Thank Nicole K
Okotoks, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

We went to this location looking for something to do with the kids. The younger kids had a lot of fun but older ones looked for a place to sit and read. Mostly clean, with multiple hand washing stations. There is a bit of science to the "museum", but I would honestly call this place a indoor play park.

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Thank Rod D
Great Falls, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a wonderful place to take your small children. They have so much for them to do and they learn while they play which is a bonus.

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Thank Jaide S

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