Admission

Online tickets can be used any day and time that the Museum is open. Not valid on special events. Please be ready to print your tickets immediately after purchase. Discounts and passes cannot be accepted for online purchases. Tickets are transferable, and can be shared as gifts for friends and family! 

Admission
Non-Members: $14.95
Seniors 62+: $13.95 (Photo ID required at time of entry)
Children under the age of 1: Free

 

 

Play Date

Play like a kid again at Play Date! Featuring cash bars with signature cocktails and craft beer, food trucks, DJ and dancing, retro games, giant games, our signature 3 story Climber, and SO MUCH MORE! 

Must be 21+ to attend. Tickets: $15 advance purchase or $20 at the door (if there are any left!)

 

Mess Makers for Mixed Ages

Join us for messy fun this month! Mess Makers for Mixed Ages sessions for September are as follows:

Saturday, September 7th - Shaving Cream **Afternoon session!**

Sunday, September 15th - Shaving Cream

Friday, September 27th - Shaving Cream

This program is for mixed ages, so that families may participate together. However, due to the nature of this month's messes, we recommend this session for children ages 3 and older. Admission into the program for each child participant is $8 for members and $10 for non-members.

Member discount will apply at checkout when you're signed in. Not a member? Become one today and start receiving exclusive membership benefits right away!

 

Brain Time for Toddlers

Learn more about the importance of your child’s early experiences through hands-on activities, songs, stories, and games in this informal learning setting. Children 15 months old to 3 years old plus a parent/caregiver are welcome. Admission into the program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Brain Time for Preschoolers

Learn more about the importance of your child’s early experiences through hands-on activities, songs, stories, and games in this informal learning setting. Don’t miss our session this month, focusing on environmental print! Children 3 to 5 years old plus a parent/caregiver are welcome. Admission into the program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

 

Raising A Reader

One of Southwest Human Development’s literacy experts will educate parents on the importance of sharing family stories as a way to enhance early language and literacy, and the use of storytelling to preserve culture and heritage.   Parents will share special stories about their own families and the trainer will discuss ways to extend these memories into make-believe, predictions, and print. This workshop is designed for children ages birth to five plus a parent/caregiver and includes story time, an art activity, singing and dancing.  Each child will receive a new book to take home. www.swhd.org.  Admission into the Museum is FREE when you pre-register for this program.  Space is limited.

 

Brain Time for Infants

Learn more about the importance of your child’s early experiences through hands-on activities, songs, stories, and games in this informal learning setting. Children birth to 8 months old plus a parent/caregiver are welcome. Admission into the program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Brain Time for Babies

Learn more about the importance of your child’s early experiences through hands-on activities, songs, stories, and games in this informal learning setting. Children 8 months old to 15 months old plus a parent/caregiver are welcome. Admission into the program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Things That Fly: Rockets!

During this hands-on workshop, children between the ages of 4-8 years will have a blast discovering the science of aerodynamics by creating a rocket using household materials. This class is taught by retired educator, Gary Alpert, aka "The Fly Guy", participants will learn about Newton's Laws of Motion and more! Admission into the program is FREE with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Baby Yoga

Through gentle yoga stretches, touch, music, and singing, caretakers and babies are encouraged to bond with one another to support the emotional well being of the baby, as well as, stimulate the nervous system through sensory activities that support touch, and movement.  Both baby and parent will participate in repetitive soothing motions of relaxation techniques, constructive play, and experience some yoga poses and practice breathing to embrace and celebrate the developmental milestones in the first year of the baby’s life. The class is designed for children ages 5 months through 15 months and is taught by Anna Blocher-Rubin. Admission into the program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Toddler and Parent Yoga

Introduce your young child to the countless benefits of yoga in this specially designed class that uses games, music, stories and play to explore postures, balance and breath. Quality time with a parent is an added bonus! This class is designed for children ages 15 months-3 years and is taught by Anna Blotter-Rubin. Admission into this program is FREE with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Get Ready to Read! Early Literacy Screenings!

Is your child ready for Kindergarten? Get Ready to Read! is an early literacy program designed to help parents ensure that young children are equipped with the fundamental skills necessary for learning to read.  The goal of Get Ready to Read! is to screen children between the ages of 3 years-5 years, for pre-reading skills before they enter kindergarten and provide skill-strengthening activities to ensure their reading success.  Each screening takes about 10 minutes and the kids walk away with pre-reading exercises as well as a free book. Admission to the Museum is FREE for the registered child and one adult caregiver when you pre-register for this program. Space is limited.

 

Caramel Apples

Have you been craving a caramel apple? Come assemble your own version of this ooey-gooey treat with a variety of toppings like sprinkles and cookie crumbles, and of course, plenty of yummy caramel. All ages welcome! $4 for members/$5 for non-members.

Member discount will apply at checkout when you're signed in. Not a member? Become one today and start receiving exclusive membership benefits right away!

 

PLAY Presents: Mindful Me (ages 2-5)

Come discover mindfulness skills that you and your child can learn and share to create happiness, comfort, and fun through art and yoga classes put on by PLAY (Play and Learn through Art and Yoga). Each week will have a different focus for you and your little one. This program is geared towards children ages 2-5 and their adult caregiver. Admission into this program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

 

Awakening Creativity: Infant

Introduce your infant to the wonderful world of music as we explore beat, rhythm, rhyme, sensory play, musical instruments and so much more! This week's focus is on classical music and the complexities of instruments that your baby can hear. This program is geared for ages birth to 9 months and their adult caregiver. Admission into this program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. 

 

Awakening Creativity: Toddler

Awakening Creativity is all about the performing arts! This program will offer music, dance and drama classes for toddlers ages 18 months to 3 years! It's FREE with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

 

Awakening Creativity: Preschool

Awakening Creativity is all about the performing arts! This program will offer music, dance and drama classes for preschoolers ages 3-5 years! It's FREE with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

   

Awakening Creativity: Baby

Introduce your baby to the wonderful world of music as we explore beat, rhythm, rhyme, sensory play, musical instruments and so much more! Each class will have a new unique theme. This program is geared for ages 9 months - 18 months and their adult caregiver. Admission into this program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

 

Mess Makers for Toddlers

Join us for messy fun this month! Upcoming Mess Makers for Toddlers sessions are as follows:

Saturday, September 7th - Shaving Cream **Afternoon session!**

Sunday, September 15th - Shaving Cream

Friday, September 27th - Shaving Cream

Children 12 to 24 months-old plus a parent/caregiver are welcome. Admission into the program for each child participant is $8 for members and $10 for non-members.

Member discount will apply at checkout when you're signed in. Not a member? Become one today and start receiving exclusive membership benefits right away!

 

Fall Break Camp

October 7th-11th

Fall into fun during our very first Fall Break Camp! Campers 5-8 years of age will create seasonal art with leaves, participate in spooktacular activities, prepare a handmade pumpkin treat, and so much more. PLUS all of our camps include plenty of Museum playtime.

EARLY BIRD SALE - August 26-September 22

Early Bird Weekly Rate
Standard $255 per camper (regular $280)

Member $200 per camper (regular $235)

Early Bird Daily Rate
Standard $55 per camper (regular $65)

Member $45 per camper (regular $55)

Discount will apply at checkout. Member discount will apply when you're signed in.

After your enrollment fee is paid, please complete and submit the camper registration packet.

 

Fresh-baked Cornbread

Learn how to make some delicious cornbread and then enjoy a sample. Recipes will be available to take home with you! Admission into this program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited.

Queso Blanco Quesadilla

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by making a delicious quesadilla using fresh-made tortillas and traditional Mexican cheeses. Admission into this program is free with paid Museum admission. Space is limited. Recommended for ages 3 and older.