Children discover museum fun

Heather and Norman Bemis try the “Brain at Work” station with their children, Taven, 4, and Aubriana, 5, during Saturday’s public opening of the Discovery Children’s Museum, at 360 Promenade Place, adjacent to the Smith Center for the Performing Arts. The exhibit teaches children how to build a healthy brain through exercise, nutrition and sleep […]

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Room to Explore

Technically, about two miles—and one word—separate the old Lied discovery Children’s Museum fro the new discovery Children’s Museum in Symphony Park. But i’s a giant leap from the former (which closed last month) to the latter. Read More

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A World of Learning Disguised as Fun

Discovery Children’s Museum donors and dignitaries, including Gov. Brian Sandoval and Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman, gathered last week to celebrate with the museum’s intended audience—excited children. And what better way to look forward to the museum’s opening Saturday in Symphony Park than to see the children’s faces light up as they experienced the new […]

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Children have a new place to discover

It was an evening celebrating dreams fulfilled and promises for the future when the Discovery Children’sMuseum was formally dedicated on Friday. More than 800 invited guests, including major donors, volunteers and staff, gathered for the ceremony in front of the new $50 million museum, adjacent to The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in downtown’s […]

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Nutrition is on Display at the DISCOVERY Children’s Museum

Most museum exhibits display historical documents, artifacts, souvenirs and mementos to convey stories of people and places of the past, present and projected future. The Lied Discovery Children’s Museum, founded in 1984, strives to create extraordinary learning experiences using interactive, hands-on experiences. Their most novel exhibit to date brings the interactive experience to a higher […]

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Las Vegas’ New Children’s Museum Almost Ready To Wow

It’s less than a month now before Las Vegas’ new $55 million dollar children’s museum is filled with hordes of relieved parents eager children. The Discovery Children’s Museum closed its previous location earlier this month as it prepares to debut in a brand new facility next to downtown’s Smith Center on March 9 at 10 […]

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Vegas’ Children’s Museum Closing February 4

Las Vegas’ Lied Discovery Children’s Museum is just over two weeks from shuttering. A closure date of February 4 has been set. But, littles will have a whole new play place to wear themselves out explore their world in March when the long-running museum takes up residence in its new home next to The Smith […]

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Movin’ On Up

Children ask, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” Children’smuseums ask,”Where do we want to be when we grow up?” The Lied Discovery Children’s Museum is in the process of answering that question—but it won’t take much longer.  Read More

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