Join the Celebration of the Reopening! Advance tickets are free. https://mcm.org/visit
- Museum open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (free advance tickets required; reservation process starts at noon Wednesday, May 17
- Block Party from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy free activities and entertainment on West Seventh Street in front of the museum (no reservations needed for the Block Party)
The renovation project added 10 exhibits, including two four-story climbing towers, spiral slide and netted catwalk, as well as a cafe, coffee bar and skyway level entrance. There is a laser maze, air-powered ball launchers and a tinkering studio designed to appeal to kids up to 12. "A bigger, better, and bolder Children's Museum," says president Dianne Krizan. On a budget? The first Target Free Sunday in June 18th.
Kids must wear socks for the Scramble! And you might want a dry change of clothes for kids who will be really into Waterworks!