The Children's Museum of Cleveland, Cleveland

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The Children's Museum of Cleveland (CMC) was established in 1981 and is located in the Midtown neighborhood of Cleveland, Ohio.

Originally, it was located in the University Circle area of Cleveland. One University Circle was built on its former location.

After two years of renovation and designing all new exhibits, the museum opened at its new location on November 6, 2017. The Children's Museum of Cleveland is fully ADA accessible.

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  • There are many various things for young kids to do. My grandson spent most of his time on the "water room". Rain coats are provided luckily. So much to do and see. The cafeteria is very pleasant and.....  more »
  • We had so much fun exploring the museum!! My boys (3 and 6) are high energy and they had lots of things to keep them active. Kelsey, the education director, was enthusiastic and wonderful with...  more »
  • We had a big group of about 11 kids of all different ages. Each one had fun. Very clean and a nice amount of staff members keeping up with each area. Staff was incredibly friendly. My daughter was hesitant to enter one of the areas and a staff member was trying her best to make her feel comfortable. I will definitely come back.
  • Our 7 1/2 month old had a blast in the Meadow room with all of the padded areas, hanging tubes and ring tracks! Also shout out to staff member Regan who made sure our family had a great time while visiting! I can't wait to bring him back when he is a little older and can experience the whole museum.

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