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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Hours & Schedule

Museum Hours

  • Open to the public Wednesday–Sunday from 9 am–4 pm, plus late on Thursdays til 8 pm
  • Closed Monday & Tuesday

Member Mornings: First Saturday of the Month

Special extra playtime only for MCM Members

  • Monthly Member Mornings: First Saturday of the month, 8–9 am.

Holidays, School Breaks, and Special Hours

MCM often has alternative schedules around holidays and school breaks. Review this list of upcoming holidays and school breaks to see if the museum will be open or closed. We recommend reserving advance tickets to guarantee entry during busier seasons, such as holidays and school breaks.

  • CLOSED Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan 16
  • OPEN March 26–April 1 for MMSD Spring Break
  • OPEN April 9, Easter Sunday
  • CLOSED June 19, Juneteenth

Weather Closures

The museum will close during extreme weather conditions, including days when travel is deemed risky for visitors and staff. If the Madison Metropolitan School District closes due to the weather we also will close.

To confirm that the museum is open, visit our website’s homepage or Facebook page.

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