Housed in a working train station, Cincinnati Museum Center boasts several museums, an Omnimax theater, a library, and travelling exhibitions throughout the year. Cincinnati Union Terminal was a major railroad center in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Today the station is only serves the thrice-weekly Cardinal. Spend time admiring the grand Art Deco building, considered to be a symbol of the city, before popping into a few of the museums. You can learn about Cincinnati at the city's history museum or discover interesting facts about the world and beyond at the natural history and science museum. If you are travelling with kids, don't miss the children's museum. Check the lobby kiosk for the terminal's free guided tour schedule. With our online itinerary creator, Cincinnati attractions like Cincinnati Museum Center can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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The Cincinnati Museum Center has completed a renovation and it was a welcomed improvement. Several areas of the Center underwent a complete make over. The facility offers many unique exhibits includin... more »
This exhibit an extra cost option within the Cincinnati Museum Center is a well curated assembly of objects from several German museums and the museum of Aberdeen in Scotland. Although not as mind bog... more »
It's a great place to bring a child. So many cool things for little ones to do. Not only do little ones have fun, adults enjoy themselves too. Set aside a few hours though. As there is too much stimulation going on. The price is a good value. They do offer food for purchase, but I would suggest bringing your own. I had a great time. As well as my 2 year old nephew. It was a great place to let the little guy blow off some energy and learn how to play with others. Whether you live in Cincinnati or are just visiting, you have to try to get here. The old depot is a great site as well.
We went to the new science part of the museum; the dinosaur bones are so cool! And my toddler loves all the interactive parts of the exhibits. All the staff were very friendly. The new dining options look delicious and health, though a little pricey for our visits. I love the option of packing our own lunches. The kids play area is a nostalgic reminder of my childhood but better 😉 so proud our city's museum.
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