Plan Your Visit
  • Hours

    Mon: Closed

    Tues: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

    Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    Sat: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    *Sun: 12:00p - 5:00p

    *Open on Sundays from Labor Day to Memorial Day. We're closed on Sundays during the summer!

  • Admission

    Your Ticket To Play!

    Purchase a Daily Admission Pass for just $6 per person, ages 1-100. Children under the age of 1 are admitted FREE!

    Contact us for more info
  • Bring Your
    Group

    Give your students a field trip they’ll never forget at the Children’s Museum!

    Ready to plan your field trip? Call us at 715.832.KIDS at least two weeks before your visit date and let a Museum expert help you schedule your trip!

  • Parking

    There is plenty of plenty of FREE, 2-hour street parking available 7 days a week on surrounding, downtown streets. Or, if you’d rather not watch the time, you can park in the municipal parking ramp near our location, right next to U.S. Bank on Gibson Street. Current rates are $0.50 per hour.

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Exhibits
Failsafe Now Open!
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Failsafe Now Open!

A S.T.E.A.M. Fab Lab and Makerspace where it's not only okay to fail. It's expected!

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Hogwarts After Dark
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Hogwarts After Dark

October 7th, 2017

Wizards, witches, muggles and squibs alike are invited to a magical, adults-only celebration of all things Harry Potter at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library. Sample a few Hogwarts classes, show off your skills in the spell-ing bee or cut loose by playing quidditch pong and hunting horcruxes. Experience the muggle miracle that is a food truck and wash it down with a grown-up beverage of choice from the Three Broomsticks.

Site sponsored by: Eau Claire Community Foundation Thank You!
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Superhero Power Party!
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Superhero Power Party!

November 5th, 2017

Calling all super kids! You're invited to the 3rd annual Superhero Power Party at the Children's Museum of Eau Claire, powered by Kristo Orthodontics. Grab your grown-up sidekick and get ready for a power-packed day of activities fit for a superhero: Defeat-a-Villian! Hero's Obstacle Course Gear n' Gadget Crafts Superhero Meet n' Greet! Lunch, Desserts + Drinks Masked Face Painting! Planetarium Shows Team Laser Tag And more! Tickets are $15/kid, $10/member kid. $5/each grown-up sidekick (16+).

Exhibits
Nano Exhibit Now Open!
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Nano Exhibit Now Open!

Create a molecule, build on the balancing nanotechnology table, and discover how nano particles work with the help of magnets, balance, static and gravity.

Socialize With Us!

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments with our very own Dr. Labcoat! This program is FREE for kids 2-5 with parent or caregiver. The activity this week is parachutes!

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