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May 25, 2024

CMC Top Children's Museum

A child enjoys fishing in The Children's Museum's Water Works exhibit. A popular place for families, the museum — located in Union Terminal — celebrated 25 years in 2023.

CMC Top Children’s Museum

Cincinnati Children's Museum is one of the top children's museums in the nation!

Cincinnati offers plentiful and now award-winning places and spaces for families to visit year-round.

Several local attractions received accolades in USA TODAY’s 10 Best Readers Choice Awards:

CINCINNATI HISTORY MUSEUM was recognized as one of the top three history museums in the nation.

CINCINNATI CHILDREN’S MUSEUM was named in the top five children’s museums in the nation.

NATIONAL UNDERGROUND RAILROAD FREEDOM CENTER was ranked #2 in the history museum category.

Check out the museums located in our city for yourself! Head to and to find out more.

To learn more about USA TODAY’S 10Best Readers Choice Awards, go to

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Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).