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The World Awareness Children's Museum

(518) 793-2773
89 Warren Street
Glens Falls , NY 12801
Main Contact: Sharon Steen
3 of 5 Stars Based on 2 Reviews 
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go! (the interactive exhibition space of the World Awareness Children's Museum) is a unique, fun, hands-on learning center in Glens Falls where individuals of all ages can interactively learn about world culture and art. Fantasy adventure roles too!

Stop by ‘go! where children discover the world,’ and explore children’s art, musical instruments, costumes, dolls, puppets, masks, and currency from around the world!  Visit a Nigerian marketplace, use chopsticks in a traditional Japanese tea room, paddle a Chinese dragon boat and more!

So much to love and so much to learn! We offer:

  • On-site interactive cultural exhibitions
  • The International Youth Art Exchange (ARTex) Program
  • Educational outreach programs
  • Special events
  • Volunteer opportunities

Host your child's next birthday party at The World Awareness Children's Museum for a one-of-a-kind good time! Call (518) 793-2773 or visit www.WorldChildrensMuseum.org for more information and for current hours and events.

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from Middletown, NY wrote on
Although this is a children's museum they are not accommodating to families with small children. During our trip to the area we decided to take our children during a rainy day to the museum. Upon entering I was told I could not use my stroller under any circumstances in the museum. The lady at the desk informed me they are a " stroller free" zone. This makes it difficult for any family with an older child and younger sibling who would need a stroller. It isn't easy for a parent to help an older child play and interact if They have to carry a baby the whole time. I had my 14 month old triplets and 3 year old son with us. I know my case is different from most but the ladies at the front desk were not nice at all. I would think a place for children would be better suited for families.
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responded on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 7:50 PM
We allow umbrella strollers, as these will safely navigate the museum’s areas, while still allowing other families to enjoy the interactive exhibit spaces. A larger stroller or wheeled vehicle, such as the wagon, that was requested to be brought into the museum on Wednesday might present challenges that would impact the museum’s shared space i.e. water dripping from inclement weather, requiring greater turning radius around exhibit displays with children playing and dancing, etc. Therefore, the policy--narrow aka “umbrella” strollers only. We are open to reviewing new information for consideration of operational policies. There are days and times, when we are less busy and therefore might be able to accommodate a larger wheeled vehicle into the museum. Please contact us to discuss further: Phone: 518.793.2773 x305 or Email: director@worldchildrensmuseum.org We are always eager to receive new ideas to enhance the visitor experience and achieve our mission: “inspire curiosity and foster appreciation in diverse world cultures”. Thank you very much for your ideas, suggestions and support. New events and programming coming soon…watch our website: www.worldchildrensmuseum.org, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter
wrote on
I went to the Mardi Gras Party they hosted at the Queenbury Hotel and it was so much fun! Excellent food, amazing wine and the live steel drum music was awesome....you couldn't help but dance! I think it's great what this organization is doing and I am glad that I was able to attend their party. I remember visiting the museum when I was little and I absolutely loved it! Thanks for a great time :)
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Let us plan and design a themed party with activities
for your next special occasion.
Some ideas: • Arts & Crafts • Fantasy Travel • Animal Adventures
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