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

    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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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.

Site sponsored by: Eau Claire Community Foundation Thank You!
Special Kids Day! Valentine Workshop
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Special Kids Day! Valentine Workshop

February 13th, 2017

For children with special needs, visiting the Museum can prove difficult on a typical day. This truly special event offers families a safe and soothing environment where the Museum is closed to the public, giving kids with special needs a special day! *FREE Admission for kids with special needs (autism spectrum, physical disabilities, etc.) and their families *Pizza Party Dinner included *Valentine's Themed Sensory Activities *Modified sound and lighting *Extra staff and volunteer support *Chance to network with other parents *Explore all 3 floors of exhibits the Children's Museum! Space is limited to create a safe environment and pre-registration is required. Click the ticket link to register!

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January 17th, 2017

Due to the icy glaze that has descended upon Eau Claire, the Children's Museum will be CLOSED Tuesday, January 17th. Stay safe! We'll see you Wednesday.

Socialize With Us!

Did you know you can hold an entire blizzard in your hand?! Join us all this week at the Museum to make your very own beautiful…

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