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 $7 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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  • Parachute Games!

    10:00 am - 10:30 am Location: Children's Museum of Eau Claire
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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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Parachute Games!
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Parachute Games!

December 21st, 2018

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the GIANT parachute! Free with Museum membership or admission.

Site sponsored by: Eau Claire Community Foundation Thank You!
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Painting & Popcorn!
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Painting & Popcorn!

December 13th, 2018

Join us for the next Painting & Popcorn class! Your child will be able to create their own one-of-a-kind painting to hang on the wall at home or give to a special person in their life. Plus, snacks and juice boxes provided to fuel the creative energy! This class is $5 per child, with Museum membership or admission.

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Noon Year's Eve!
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Noon Year's Eve!

December 31st, 2018

No extended bedtime required for this family-friendly New Year's Eve celebration at the Children's Museum! Drop in for a parachute playtime confetti extravaganza, noisemaker crafts, little lantern building and count down to Noon around the clocktower! Free with Museum membership or admission.

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Santa Visit!
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Santa Visit!

December 15th, 2018

Visit with jolly ol' St. Nick himself when he stops by the Children's Museum this month! Santa will be posing for photos and chatting with kiddos about their Christmas wishes. Free with Museum membership or admission. Don't forget your camera!

Socialize With Us!

One of the best parts about working at the Children’s Museum? Quality control. We get to test the new tech and toys first! Now if only we learned as quickly as our little guests do...

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