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Explorium, Lexington, Kentucky

 
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Distance from city center: 4.2mi
zlori's pictureby zlori Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 27th of February, 2011
Kids of every age can enjoy this museum where you can learn so much. Almost every exhibit in the Explorium museum provides a hands-on experience, and small kids learn much more easily if they can touch, see and experience for themselves the things that surrounds them.

Don't be disappointed very much if some of the objects seem a bit old, the museum has been open for a very long time, it is also said the place is one of the oldest museums for children in the US. Take a chance, I'm sure your children will have the time of their lives.

Address:
440 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507, USA

Price:
$7/person

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: 1pm-5pm

On the web:
http://www.explorium.com/

 
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