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Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

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Great for preschoolers to early elementary

We specifically stayed in Huntersville overnight on our way to VA in order to take our grandson to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Terry P
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
Just being a great Aunt to my 3 nieces, it was a pretty neat place...at least once

Great time, was able to keep the lil ones occupied for at least 3 hours on the various rooms... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
mjpolce1
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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105 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078-7825
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+1 704-372-6261
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We specifically stayed in Huntersville overnight on our way to VA in order to take our grandson to this venue. We stayed about 2 1/2 hours. It was just small enough to be able to keep track of your kids but big enough to provide...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great time, was able to keep the lil ones occupied for at least 3 hours on the various rooms Discovery Place had, the lego room & the pretend Veterinary room were there favorites! They have a dress up party and a skit where the staff...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

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

Thank KellyRB_in_NC
Reviewed 7 August 2018 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
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

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

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 28 July 2018 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
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
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
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
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 Angie W
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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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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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