By participating in rich play experiences that value imagination, fun and learning kids explore their world, discover how to get along with others, test their skills and muscles, try out new ideas and develop confidence.
Be a firefighter, a chef or an explorer, build a castle, create a masterpiece or captain a boat. Visit a farm, run a grocery store or dig in an outdoor Garden. You can only imagine what your kid CAN do at the new Discovery Place KIDS.
|Younger than 1||FREE|
Adults without children may visit by appointment only (photo ID is required).
Military receive $2.00 off Museum admission (must show ID).
*Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.
EBT or WIC cardholders may visit Discovery Place, Charlotte Nature Museum or Discovery Place KIDS for just $1 per person, for up to six family members. Show your benefits card at Admissions to receive the discount. Welcome participants may purchase IMAX tickets for $5 per ticket and discounted parking for $5 per vehicle. Welcome program benefits are for N.C. and S.C. residents only and may not be used for school or group visits.
Discovery Place, Inc. is participating in Museums for All, a cooperative initiative between the Association of Children's Museums and the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences.
*Open September 5, December 19, December 26, January 16, February 13, April 17 and May 29
Closed Easter Sunday, September 6 – 9, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Discovery Place KIDS
105 Gilead Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
Discovery Place KIDS is located in the heart of downtown Huntersville, NC.
Traveling I-77 North:
Take Exit 23 for Gilead Road towards Huntersville, turn right on Gilead Road and follow for 1/2 mile, the Museum will be on the right.
Traveling I-77 South:
Take Exit 23 for Gilead Road towards Huntersville, turn left on Gilead Road and follow for 1/2 mile, the Museum will be on the right.