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This is a crowdranked List of the best museums made for kids across the world. These are the best children museums in the world. This list of the top children's museums is based on architectural creativity, interactivity, and just plain fun. If you want a place to take your kid that allows them to engage in their environment and learn how to interact easily with new knowledge concepts and expand their horizons... check out some of the best children's museums in the world.

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The Children's Museum of India... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis Indianapolis, United States of America, United States

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Boston Children's Museum is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Exploratorium is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Exploratorium San Francisco Peninsula, Northern California, California

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American Museum of Natural His... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
American Museum of Natural History New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States

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The National Museum of Play is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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California Science Center is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Discovery Science Center is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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National Air and Space Museum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
National Air and Space Museum Washington, D.C., United States of America

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COSI Columbus is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
COSI Columbus Area code 614, Columbus, Ohio

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Children's Treehouse Museum, O... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Children's Treehouse Museum, Ogden Utah Ogden

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Colonial Williamsburg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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National Museum of Natural His... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
National Museum of Natural History Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States

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Children's Discovery Museum of... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Museum of Science is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
JosephTownsend added Museum of Science, Boston Eastern United States, Boston, Area code 617

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Chicago Children's Museum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Deutsches Museum is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Children's Museum of Houston is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Please Touch Museum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Minnesota Children's Museum is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Museum of Science and Industry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
MichaelLeone added Museum of Science and Industry Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, Chicago

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Madison Children's Museum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Ateneum is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Ateneum Scandinavia, Uusimaa, Europe

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Port Discovery is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Brooklyn Children's Museum is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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¡Explora! Science Center and C... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Liberty Science Center is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Museum of Life and Science is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Museum of Life and Science

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Israel National Museum of Scie... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Bullock Texas State History Mu... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Guest_3d34f0d0-5296-4458-b4d5-a80f9dd4ff56 added Bullock Texas State History Museum

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Franklin Institute is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Guest_3d34f0d0-5296-4458-b4d5-a80f9dd4ff56 added Franklin Institute

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New York Hall of Science is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Above & Beyond Children's Muse... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Ghibli Museum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
kamitera added Ghibli Museum

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Lawrence Hall of Science is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
MikeRadke added Lawrence Hall of Science Alameda County, Northern California, California

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Eric Carle Museum of Picture B... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Imagine It! The Children's Mus... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Imagine It

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Cité des Sciences et de l'Indu... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Railtown 1897 State Historic P... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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Santa Cruz Surfing Museum is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World

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EdVenture is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Children's Museums in the World
Brucetothemax10 added Edventure