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Explore & More Children's Museum

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Address: 300 Gleed Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052-2983
Phone Number: +1 716-655-5131
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12:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Wed - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Explore & More is where fun & learning play together! This hands-on...

Explore & More is where fun & learning play together! This hands-on museum has hours of fun packed into one place – all designed for kids ages 1 - 10.

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Great for kids! Adults should be free.

Great little children's museum with lots of exhibits. It can be very crowded on the weekends and a bit chaotic - but well worth it during the week for the smaller crowd. Adults... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 June 2015
seekerofgrace
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Buffalo, New York
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Bennington, Vermont
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a fairly low tech hands on play space. Our grandchildren loved it from age 16 months to 5 yes. Let's them use their imaginations, fine and gross motor skills in a safe space. Plenty of seats for grandma.

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Thank Gail O
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8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The museum is small over priced and not worth it. Alot of prices were broken or out of service. The multicultural exhibits are outdated and borderline racist.

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Thank Sarah M
Grand Island, New York
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I had family in from Japan and was looking for something to do with a group of small children. We want to Explore and more not expecting much since its a small museum but I was pleasantly surprised. We spent several hours in the museum. There's a lot of great stuff packed in. The kids had a great time. It... More 

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Thank jackswarty
NYS
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

I think this place is great for kids and families. I missed places like this when our family moved to western NYS from Mass. Which was very family oriented with things to do. So. Greatly appreciated this museum.

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Thank sunshinesNYS
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed. $7 per person. Free only for 1 and under. Grandparents came with us when I took my 1.5 year old son. We spend $28 for nothing. The museum was too small, had a cheap feeling, a lot of materials were missing or broken. Will not return.

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Buffalo, New York
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59 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

Before I moved back to the Buffalo area, we would visit the area quite a bit. We always visited a trip to Explore and More. It's a great place for the kids to be engaged in non-computer gaming gadgets (as a childhood should be). What's wonderful about Explore and More, is that it can be relaxing for the adults. This... More 

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Thank kareny
Salem, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

We flew into East Aurora and the new day my kids 3,6,&8 where going crazy in the hotel. So I took them over to the museum they played and had so much fun. every town should have one place like this. It is pretty safe, a little hard to find, the staff is super friendly. The staff also go around... More 

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1 Thank Amber5732014
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

The day I took my daughter the place was so chaotic I almost turned around 1/2 way through the door. I heard such great things so I thought we would at least try. My 18 month old was basically run over by all the "big kids" just running all around. It was hard to find a quiet place to play... More 

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1 Thank Jmerz86
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

Great little children's museum with lots of exhibits. It can be very crowded on the weekends and a bit chaotic - but well worth it during the week for the smaller crowd. Adults should be free or charged a reduced admission.

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2 Thank seekerofgrace
Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

We were going stir crazy while visiting relatives in Buffalo and wanted our 3yo to be able to not only burn energy, but also get a little social interaction with kids his own age. This place came up as one of the top 10 indoor places for kids in/ near Buffalo so we decided to give it a whirl! First... More 

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