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Hands On Children's Museum
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 47° 02.880 W 122° 53.813
10T E 507832 N 5210503
Quick Description: This Children's Museum is located on Jefferson Street near the south end of East Bay on the Budd Inlet of Puget Sound.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 12/3/2013 6:09:52 PM
Waymark Code: WMJMB2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member GeeOCachers
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Long Description:
From the Museum web site:

Since its founding in 1987, Hands On has evolved from a fledgling “museum without walls” to the premier provider of hands-on science and art education in Southwest Washington. In 1998, the Museum moved from the tiny storefront facility to the State’s Capitol Campus. After just three years in this location, Hands On hosted more visitors per square foot than any other children’s Museum in the Northwest! Over the next 10 years, the Museum outgrew its space three times. The Museum recently received $9 million in Public Facility District funds, which was used to construct its new home, a permanent facility on Olympia’s downtown waterfront.

Website: [Web Link]

Physical Address:
414 Jefferson Street NE
Olympia, Washington
98501


Phone #: (360) 956-0818

Hours of Operation:
Sunday - Monday 11:00AM to 5:00PM Tuesday - Saturday 10:00AM to 5:00PM


Focus of Museum: Learning through hands on interaction with exhibits

Directions: Not listed

Parking Coordinates: Not Listed

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