Join us for our 4-week, early childhood enrichment class for littles (ages 18 months-3 years) and their caregivers! Little Learners Club is an opportunity to strengthen your little one’s fine...
The New Children's Museum is a dynamic new model of a children's museum that provides inventive and engaging art experiences. It brings families together in a rich educational environment that fosters creativity - blending elements of art museum and children's museum. The Museum stimulates imagination, inquisitiveness and innovative thinking by exhibiting participatory works of art by contemporary artists. It empowers children through fun-filled exhibitions, hands-on art making activities, special artistic performances, and educational experiences. Kids are insprired to see the world through the language of art.
The New Children's Museum faces Harbor Drive and is well positioned near the MTS Convention Center Trolley stop, Seaport Village and the Gaslamp Quarter, making it easily reachable to residents and visitors throughout the region.
Join us for our seasonal programming!
In celebration of Fall, we have a number of new activities available starting October 1. Our Spider Spy Game is a fun twist on hide-and-seek! Find the giant spider hiding in our museum and receive a small prize from the welcome desk. Creepy Clay Sculptures are perfect for ages 1+. Follow our Halloween-inspired recipe cards to sculpt a monster finger puppet or jack-o-lantern. Let your artistic side show and draw a sketch on our giant Spooky Chalk Mural. Our Friday Toddler Times will include, Spooktacular Stories, Monster Mash, Boooogie Down and Finger Painting. Come get spooky with us!
Monday & Wednesday-Saturday: 9:30am to 4pm
Sunday: 11am to 4pm
Members Only Time:
Sunday: 9:30am to 11am
Summer Hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day):
Monday-Saturday: 9:30am to 4pm
Sunday: 11am to 4pm
Children 12 and under receive free entry with the full price paid admission of at least one accompanying adult. Valid for 2 children per paid adult. Does not apply to specially ticketed events, Maker...
Our Museum hosts facilitated toddler programming every Friday morning beginning at 10am, made possible by the generous support of ScholarShare 529. Our toddler program values the whole child and...
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