Hours: Wed–Sun 9 am–4 pm, plus late on Thur til 8 pm • Closed Mon/Tue • Check full schedule

Hours: Wed–Sun 9 am–4 pm, plus late on Thur til 8 pm • Closed Mon/Tue • Check full schedule

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Adult Swim: Holiday Craftacular

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Deck the halls with lots of glue guns—Adult Swim gets crafty for the holidays Whether you're super crafty or were the kid eating paste back in art class, this Adult Swim is for you! Join us for an evening packed full of holiday hijinks and enough tongue-in-cheek merriment to make the heart of the most […]

Recurring Event Exploration Station

Exploration Station: Soap-Making

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Exploration Stations introduce concepts in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) through hands-on projects and engaging experiments, with a particular focus on biology and natural materials. Each Exploration Station is a unique experience.

Arctic Animals Scavenger Hunt

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Celebrate the winter season as you search for arctic animals in the Wildernest.

Nutcracker Meet & Greet with Dance Wisconsin

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Meet cast members from Dance Wisconsin's upcoming production of The Nutcracker Ballet.

UW Insect Ambassadors

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Meet amazing insects with entomology students from the UW Insect Ambassadors.

Recurring Event Tales with Teresa

Tales with Teresa

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Join us for story time and hear Teresa read some of her favorite books using her DynaVox. With this speech-generating device, Teresa will share stories and help build listening skills, develop early literacy, and celebrate each other’s differences.

Recurring Event Super Friends Club

Super Friends Club

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Come to the museum and practice being a super friend! Speaking to new people, taking turns, and making friends are new skills for 3 and 4-year-olds.  Led by Heather, Early Learning Manager, Super Friends Club gives kids a chance to practice these new skills. Each week we’ll do an activity and play cooperatively in the museum.  […]

Recurring Event Mess Monsters

Mess Monsters

Art Studio

Take chances, make mistakes, get messy! Join us for sensory art projects designed especially for preschoolers and caregivers. We will make all kinds of art involving touch, smell, sound and more!

Recurring Event Early Explorers Playgroup

Early Explorers Playgroup

Madison Children's Museum 100 N. Hamilton Street, Madison, WI

Social time for babies and their grown-ups! This playgroup is thoughtfully designed for our earliest visitors. We will provide a space for infants and toddlers (2 years and under) and their caregivers to explore and play together, and engage in activities that support various aspects of child development. Parents and caregivers will have the opportunity […]

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