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Visit Madison Children’s Museum
Plan your visit!
You and your family are in for a memorable day exploring and discovering award-winning fun designed for kids ages 0 to 12. Our three exhibit floors—including the rooftop garden and authentic log cabin—are located just off downtown Madison’s Capitol Square. Click around to find what Madison Children’s Museum has to offer with this interactive floor plan!
Tuesday through Sunday, 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
We are typically open on the last Monday of the month. We do close for some holidays, extreme weather, fundraisers, and maintenance. Please check our full hours & schedule before your visit.
|Museum Members||Free, Become a Member|
|Children under 1||Free|
|Seniors & Grandparents||$6.95|
|Family Access Admission||$1
* Available to families that qualify
* Check list of qualifying programs here
For guests’ safety, anyone ages 17 or under must be accompanied by an adult ages 18 and older. If you are bringing more than 10 children, please look at our group visit information.
Location and Parking
100 N. Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703
There are metered spaces on the streets surrounding the museum. There are also two parking ramps located within easy walking distance of the museum. Click here to see more information about parking.
While you’re here enjoying all the fun, be sure to take advantage of our amenities and services:
- The Roman Candle Sparkler café
- Gift shop
- Family restrooms
- Stroller parking
- Wheelchair accessible entrances and elevator