The Atlanta Children’s Museum—a veritable wonderland where the echoes of “I’m bored” go to die, and parental sanity gets a brief, albeit glittery, reprieve. As a woman who has braved international flights with toddlers in tow and navigated the intricate politics of playground diplomacy across continents, I’ve come to appreciate the rare gems that genuinely captivate the chaotic hearts and minds of our little ones.

Located in the heart of Atlanta, this museum isn’t just a destination; it’s a vibrant, interactive adventure cleverly disguised as an educational experience. Join me as we dive into this enchanting world, where every exhibit is an invitation to touch, play, and, yes, occasionally scream in delight. Whether you’re a local looking to fill a Saturday or a globe-trotter seeking a child-friendly pit stop, let’s explore what makes the Atlanta Children’s Museum a must-visit for those of us herding our own small, unpredictable, and wonderfully curious adventure squads.

Children’s Museum of Atlanta

We were only in Atlanta, Georgia for two days, which I thought wouldn’t be enough time to do much of anything. I couldn’t have been more wrong. There’s so much to do in Atlanta. The first thing we did was the Children’s Museum of Atlanta.

I thought the children’s museum was great. I believe it is for children 8 and younger and you have to pay for anyone 2 years old and up. We got a military discount for all of us which made it $9 something each. We were there for less than three hours which was plenty of time for us.

This is an area where kids can work together to move blocks around.

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

Here the kids directed wind to make the windmills move.

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum
Farming area

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum
Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

Water play is always a huge hit with kids and the Atlanta Children’s museum has a large water play section.

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

They offer live shows with science experiments, like how to make cotton candy.

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

An elaborate ball area

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

 


A train area and more.

Atlanta Georgia Children's museum

There were also a few areas where the kids could climb and slide.

 

The Children’s Museum of Atlanta is a great place to take your kids. They have many interactive exhibits that will keep your children entertained and engaged. If you’re looking for a fun, educational place to take your kids, the Children’s Museum of Atlanta is the perfect place. Thanks for reading and we hope you enjoy your next visit to the museum!


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