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For the Kids, By George Children's Museum

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Excellent field trip for my preschool class,

We got to see 4 trains while we were there including a passenger train. The kids got to watch how... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Mangobubus
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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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We took our three kids (3 y.o., 2 y.o., and 8 month old). They had a great time! There’s a room... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
emblee10
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Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We got to see 4 trains while we were there including a passenger train. The kids got to watch how passengers embarked and disembarked from each car. Each section we visited was educational and lots of fun for these little kids to explore and play....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Mangobubus
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We took our three kids (3 y.o., 2 y.o., and 8 month old). They had a great time! There’s a room with Thomas train tracks and trains on a kid-level shelf - that alone entertained my 2 y.o. for 20+ minutes. Both of my kids...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I took my 6 year old son here and he had a blast! Robert, who pretty much does everything here, was so knowledgeable and friendly. He was great with my son and had him really interested in the material. There are different colored paths to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Interesting place for young children with lots of history. Lego town and long model trains were a huge hit!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

So actually this museum is part of a train station. I went in and asked for tickets and the woman at the counter thought I was buying tickets for the train and directed me to a vending machine. I went back to her and said...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank mumufreemovies
Reviewed 24 October 2016

nice , clean , educational museum for the kids....some cool stuff...pics....train....stop if you are in the area

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

My kids and I have visited a few times. It is a lovely place. But it could use more things for older children. The 3d bike ride is really interesting and they love the train items.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

A great concept museum with the potential to add to the re-birth of the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. Great interactive stations reliving the history of the railroad and its contributions to opening the West.

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank rtmyers123
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This is a very interesting childrens museum. It is well stocked with lots of things to keep the children busy for hours.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Noah H
Reviewed 16 July 2015

On a whim, I searched items in Martinsburg just because it's still in a 1.5 hour radius of the DC area. This museum came up and boy am I glad it did. I took my two boys here for 2.5 hours and they had a...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank YaakovMar
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