Miami Children's Museum offers hundreds of interactive exhibits. ((courtesy, Miami Children's Museum))


The 56,500-square-foot Miami Children's Museum includes 14 galleries, classrooms, and a 200-seat auditorium. It offers hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits; programs and classes, including those for children with special needs; a Subway restaurant; the KidSmart Educational Gift Shop; and learning materials related to arts, culture, community, and communication. Located on Watson Island, the museum also offers seasonal camps and classes and custom birthday-party packages. Permanent exhibits include Pet Central, where kids learn how to care for pets at home; the Health and Wellness Center, which emphasizes healthy habits such as proper nutrition and exercise; and the Sea and Me, whose wall of bubbles is perfectly suited for younger visitors. Admission is $15 for adults and children, $12 for Florida residents, and free for MCM members and children younger than a year. Parking costs $1 per hour.

 
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Family Review of Miami Children's Museum

Away Travel Expert: Candyce H. Stapen
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FamilyExpert Rating 5.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Children aged 0 - 2 , 3 - 5 and 6 - 12
FamilyExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • Best for kids 10 and under
  • Sea & Me is a water play area for 5 and younger

Address:
980 MacArthur Causeway
Miami, Florida


Visitor Information


Telephone Number: (305) 373-5437
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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