In March 2017, readers across the country voted for the best museum for families in the nation and when the votes were counted, The Childrenâ€™s Museum of Indianapolis ranked #1 as the Best Museum for Families!
Hereâ€™s the final tally:
- The Â Childrenâ€™s Museum of Indianapolis
- Childrenâ€™s Museum of Houston
- The Strong National Museum of Play, Rochester, NY
- The Henry Ford, Dearborn, MI
- Childrenâ€™s Museum of Pittsburgh
- Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia
- Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL
- Musical Instrument Museum, Phoenix, AZ
- Franklin Institute of Science, Philadelphia
- Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
You can see and share the full list of winners here. The winning museums represent the best family-friendly learning institutions and vacation destinations across the country and the worldâ€™s largest childrenâ€™s museum couldnâ€™t be happier.
â€œWe are honored to receive this ranking, which reinforces our dedication to serving the learning needs of intergenerational families to return time and again to create even more precious memories,â€ said Dr. Jeffrey H. Patchen. â€œThe Childrenâ€™s Museum of Indianapolis continues to make it a priority to create authentic immersive environments to help children and families learn in and through the sciences, arts and humanities.â€