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Hands On!-A Child's Gallery

318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
+1 828-697-8333
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It could have been better

We recently visited Asheville for a mini vacation and decided to travel the 30+ mins to Hands On... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina

My kids (8&10) enjoyed all the stations. There were lots of options to explore, build, and figure... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2016
Carie S
Columbia, South Carolina
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Hands On! is the place where LEARNING comes into PLAY! Located in Downtown Hendersonville, Hands On! is a children's museum that provides educational exhibits and programs to children ages 1-10, along with their caregivers. More information can be found at their website on special programs and classes, memberships and birthday parties.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
+1 828-697-8333
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

We recently visited Asheville for a mini vacation and decided to travel the 30+ mins to Hands On! so the kids could have some fun. My kids are ages 3, 7, 9, and 13. The idea and set up are great. There are several centers...More

Thank delaney24
HandsOnChildsGallery, Front Office Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments on your visit. We do take customer service seriously at Hands On! and your experience does not reflect our high standards. I'm glad you were able to enjoy our centers for self-guided exploration and that...More

Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

My kids (8&10) enjoyed all the stations. There were lots of options to explore, build, and figure things out. We spent about an hour and a half there on a rainy morning. The recommended age range is birth to 10. I will say that the...More

Thank Carie S
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is an excellent place to host a young child's birthday without all the fluff and noise. The children actually have a good time creating!!!!

Thank stormyrain2015
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I have three kids that are two years apart. For the most part they play really well together but recently the two orders are maturing away from the youngest which is five. They just aren't interested in the same things until we found this! They...More

Thank Leniece L
Reviewed 1 December 2015

This is a great place for your children, but the policy of charging ALL people age 1 and up - INCLUDING supervising adults keeps me away...

1  Thank Nancy I
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

Brought kids here and they loved it!!!! Have been to other, larger kids museums and this one was perfect for young children. Just enough stuff and excitement without overwhelming them. Only complaint is the parents who let their kids run wild and don't monitor them....More

Thank MissWorldwide1981
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Absolutely did not want to leave. Grandpa, not the little ones. He spent an hour on the stage, changing costumes and dancing with princesses, dogs, cats, queens and kings. Then off to the grocery store, buying lots of food being rung up by a 4...More

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Not the easiest place to find but well worth looking for. Great activities for kids of all ages. Very inexpensive.

Thank mar1818
Reviewed 23 October 2015

I took my son here with a friend for a play date.the facility had a lot of great exhibits and play areas. I would recommend for ages 2-7

Thank teachingmomoftwo
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is a nice place for grand children. However bring along hand sanitizer because it is full of kids germs.

Thank Terry B
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