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Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
+1 704-372-6261
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Perfect for Toddlers!

My daughter loves coming to DPK! Lots of great activities and learning opportunities. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KellyRB_in_NC
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Huntersville, North Carolina
Excellent place to take children

Took our grandkids to this creative and innovative learning center. They played on a fire engine, a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barbara M
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Visit us for extraordinary and rich play experiences that value imagination, fun and learning. The Museum offers an adventure in play adventure for children age birth through 7 and their parents or caregivers. Join us for daily puppet shows and story time.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“grocery store” (27 reviews)
“fire truck” (17 reviews)
“water table” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
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+1 704-372-6261
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"grocery store"
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"fire truck"
in 17 reviews
"water table"
in 14 reviews
"children's museum"
in 11 reviews
"water play"
in 9 reviews
"rainy day"
in 7 reviews
"great place"
in 17 reviews
"craft room"
in 5 reviews
"arts and crafts"
in 5 reviews
"craft area"
in 4 reviews
"family membership"
in 4 reviews
"annual pass"
in 3 reviews
"young at heart"
in 3 reviews
"creative play"
in 3 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 3 reviews
"submarine"
in 16 reviews
"parents"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter loves coming to DPK! Lots of great activities and learning opportunities. The membership pass is a great value!

Thank KellyRB_in_NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took our grandkids to this creative and innovative learning center. They played on a fire engine, a race car and motor boat. Everything is interactive. You could spend hours there. The grandkids loved it.

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff. Clean premises. Tons and tons of neat features. Educational and interactive. I wish it was open longer!

Thank Sandra M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have a family membership, so we decided that I would take my five year old to Discovery Place for the day. My son loves to play with cars and dress up. He loved the fire engine, the grocery store, and of course, building the...More

Thank Annalee T
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Discovery Place Kids in Huntersville is an awesome place for your toddlers to early school age children. There are many opportunities for your children to explore and learn with hands on activities.

Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My kids loved this place. They could run around all over the place. They could be a vet, work in a bank, drive a fire engine and race car, and work in a restaurant. Very cool place and somehwat reasonably priced. There is also a...More

Thank JoshyJ-13_ROC
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

We visited Discovery Place Kids in June 2018. We were not sure what to expect because our last trip to a museum - The Museum of Life and Science in Durham, was very disappointing. However, this place was definitely catered more to kids in the...More

Thank Matt R
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Love to bring my 3 yo granddaughter here and watch her use her imagination. She runs from place to place, station to station, here and there and it is just wonderful. She keeps me young at heart. Finally got her to go down the slide...More

Thank tennisi11
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

I took my 2 year old grandson to DPK and he headed straight for the fire truck. He rounded the corner and let out a blood-curdling scream! The mannequin firefighter scared him to death. Once we got him settled down he was happy in the...More

Thank MamaRowe .
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Our son loved our trip to Discovery place kids! They have pretty much anything you can think of in this place! Our son is almost 2 and had a blast! We loved watching him learn and play! We went on a Sunday so it wasn’t...More

1  Thank crenne02
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erikapv1220
6 July 2017|
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Response from Jill S | Reviewed this property |
You really won't want to. This place will keep your kids busy and active. Eat after. There are some vending machines for small snacks and a room for nursing.
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cheryl t
5 November 2016|
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Response from jrobba | Reviewed this property |
It's at the next exit.
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meena5556
23 March 2016|
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Response from cardscharlotte | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is $10 but I am not 100% sure. My son has an annual membership which includes unlimited visits for both parents, one guest and the child. It also gives us free access to DIscovery Place in uptown. You also... More
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