Garden State Discovery Museum

2040 Springdale Rd., Suite 100
Cherry Hill, NJ 08003- Map It
(856) 424-1233

AAA Editor Notes

Garden State Discovery Museum is at 2040 Springdale Rd., Suite 100. More than 20 interactive exhibit areas provide an entertaining and educational experience for children, especially for ages 1-10. The exhibits include re-creations of a diner, farmers market, newsroom, veterinary hospital, restaurant construction site, newspaper office and a miniature Philadelphia Flyers hockey rink. Other features include a rock wall, puppet shows, face painting and a variety of hands-on activities. There also is a collection of reptiles, insects and fish. The Little Discoveries area, which has a farmhouse and a barn, is suitable for toddlers under age 4. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
$12.95; $11.95 (ages 55+ and grandparents); $5 (Mon.-Thurs. 5-8:30, July-Aug.); free (ages 0-1). Buy-one-get-one-free admission, active and retired military and their spouses and dependents with ID.
Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 9:30-8:30, Fri.-Sun. 9:30-5:30, July-Aug.; daily 9:30-5:30 (also Sat. 5:30-8:30, Oct.-Apr.), rest of year. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.