Kansas Children's Discovery Center  |  4400 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS 66604  |  Tel. 785.783.8300

KCDC is Located in Topeka's beautiful Gage Park in Topeka, Kansas

4400 SW 10th Ave, Topeka, KS 66604  |  Tel. 785.783.8300

Directions

I-70 going west

  1. Off of I-70 West, take the Gage Blvd exit, EXIT 4.
  2. Turn left onto SW Gage Blvd, heading south to SW 10th Ave.
  3. Turn right onto SW 10th Ave, heading west. Follow 10th Ave to Rock Garden Dr.
  4. The Discovery Center will be on the right side.
  5. Turn right on Rock Garden Dr.
I-70 going east
  1. Off of I-70 East, take the Gage Blvd exit, EXIT 4.
  2. Turn right onto SW Gage Blvd, heading south to SW 10th Ave.
  3. Turn right onto SW 10th Ave. heading west. Follow 10th Ave to Rock Garden Dr.
  4. The Discovery Center will be on the right side.
  5. Turn right on Rock Garden Dr.
75 Hwy going south
  1. Merge on to I-70 West
  2. Off of I-70 East, take the Gage Blvd exit, EXIT 4.
  3. Turn right onto SW Gage Blvd, heading south to SW 10th Ave.
  4. Turn right onto SW 10th Ave, heading west. Follow 10th Ave to Rock Garden Dr.
  5. The Discovery Center will be on the right side.
  6. Turn right on Rock Garden Dr.
75 Hwy going north
  1. Merge on to I-470 West, follow around to I-70 East.
  2. Off of I-70 East take the Gage Blvd exit, EXIT 4.
  3. Turn right onto SW Gage Blvd, heading south to SW 10th Ave.
  4. Turn right onto SW 10th Ave, heading west. Follow 10th Ave to Rock Garden Dr.
  5. The Discovery Center will be on the right side.
  6. Turn right on Rock Garden Dr.

Payment

The Discovery Center accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express, as well as cash and check.

Things to Know 

  • The Kansas Children's Discovery Center now offers a military discount! Receive 10% off admission with a military ID. 
  • Infants - Toddlers: The Discovery Center has two special areas for infants (pre-walkers) and toddlers, but as soon as the little ones can walk, they want to be out with the "big kids"!
  • Toddlers - Preteens: From building and woodworking in the "Real Tools" area, to messy art in the "Art Pavilion"
    to conducting science experiments and exploring different careers, the Discovery Center is "SERIOUS FUN" for adults and children alike.
  • The kids will want to play all day...we recommend planning for at least a two-hour stay.
  • We encourage that strollers be left in the car during busy times.
  • Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (16 years of age or over). Adults must be accompanied by a child 16 years of age or under.
  • Food and drinks may be enjoyed in our Cafe, not in the exhibit galleries. Vending machines are located in the Cafe.
  • Lost and Found is located at the front desk.