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Creative Discovery Museum


Creative Discovery Museum is one of the top children's museums in the country. Located in the heart of downtown Chattanooga, just steps away from the Tennessee Aquarium, Tennessee Riverfront and other fun Chattanooga Attractions for kids.


extended summer hours have started

Get out of the heat and into the fun this summer!  Starting Monday, June 19, Creative Discovery Museum will be open an extra hour! The doors will open at 9:30 a.m. and we'll close at 5:30 p.m. from June 19 until August 6. Come splash around in RiverPlay, learn a new dish in Culinary Corner, explore simple machines in the Rooftop Fun Factory, and spend time in the world of Eric Carle in our summer exhibit, Very Eric Carle: A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit.

Don't forget to stop by Cafe DinoMite for a healthy, inexpensive lunch while you're in. Our selection of fresh fruits and veggies, plus our homemade chicken salad, will keep you full and healthy for a day full of play. Members - show your card to get 10% off purchases in the Cafe and in the Museum Shop, which is stocked full of fun, educational toys and games.

So come on in and cool off and have fun this summer at Creative Discovery Museum!



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