Papalote Museo del Nino, Mexico City

3.9
#21 of 115 in Museums in Mexico City
With more than 288 exhibits divided into five categories, Papalote Museo del Nino hosts an educational zone for children to touch, play, and learn. Built in 1993, the museum educates children by having them interact with the exhibits available. Through the five different categories, children learn about sciences, math, and health, and how all things relate to them. Take time to watch one of the shows or IMAX educational videos that the museum offers. You'll find various options for lunch or dinner at the in-house food court. For Papalote Museo del Nino and beyond, use our Mexico City trip planner to get the most from your Mexico City vacation.
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  • Super place for children, not because you have things for them, so that you find on many sides. Rather because the culture of protection, care, development and similar that they have towards the environment and themselves is unique. It's not just that you will have fun, that's very good, rather it is learn playing, which is excellent. Everything very clean, the guys (boys who work there) very dedicated and with a spirit of incredible help to children. In addition they are also fun. I congratulate you. Dome, megapantalla, games and others, or talk about, defend themselves by themselves. You can also take a break for eating out (do not oblige you there eat inside!). You have juntito parking at the entrance ($40 for the day). Definitely recommend, and throughout the day for only $249? I stay silent. Cuates congratulations.
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  • A great place for family outings with children. Many interesting activities for children, and adults too will be interesting. A large area with food for all tastes.
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  • take my two daughters 9 and 11 years old and we had a big, fun and with a lot of activities, site staff is very attentive and trained. I will return next week.
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  • I really enjoyed the entrance with my 1 year old. I paid for my ticket, and she couldn't tear herself away from the giant led screen that's in the entryway for almost an hour. We did walk around a bit, but then she found the stomach play area, and we spend the rest if the time there. It seems like a very fun museum, but I would suggest getting the year pass if you have small children, as it very likely going to take us a month or more at this pace. The displays are nice looking, with a lot of interactive parts, which is awesome. I just wish there was a bit more soundproofing, as the museum was very loud, which may be a problem for children who have sensory issues.
  • We just spend the whole day here... we loved this place. Even though some of it was too old for our near 2 year old he had a blast wandering around exploring.... As did we..!! If in Mexico city with kids, please bring them here.. it'll make all your days!
  • A childishly funny experience for kids that grownups can share. A museum to experience joy through sensorial interaction with different objects and games. An attached IMAX theater showing visually stunning movies can help you catch some breathing afterwards. All fun!
  • That's the way to have the kids in safe and learning Important things in life. Take like 6 hours to visit.
  • Excellent for kids. A lot to do and check out.
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