Hours

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 9-5
Thursday 9-8
Sunday 12-5
Closed Monday and Tuesday

Holidays and Events

Admission

Kids & Adults: $9.00
Seniors (65+): $8.00
Infants (12 mo. & under): FREE
Members: FREE

Discounts

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Latest Discovery Center News and Events

 

 

Aug
8
Mon
Closed
Aug 8 all-day
Closed @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

For full hours and admission information visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/

Aug
9
Tue
Closed
Aug 9 all-day
Closed @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

For full hours and admission information visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/

Aug
10
Wed
OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
OPEN 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

For full hours and admission information visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/

Wee Wednesday
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Join us for Wee Wednesday at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center every Wednesday at 10am with Erin Forstein. Wee Wednesdays are designed for toddlers learning to use their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events/ for more serious fun!

Aug
11
Thu
OPEN 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Aug 11 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
OPEN 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

For full hours and admission information visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/

Oobleck!
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm
Oobleck! @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Is it a liquid or a solid? Oobleck acts like both! Liquid when you touch it, solid when you hit it, oobleck has unique properties. Conduct your own oobleck exploration on Thursday, August 11 at 6 p.m. at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. The Discovery Center is now open on Thursday nights until 8 p.m. for serious fun!

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, with more than 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5-acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events for more serious fun!

Aug
12
Fri
OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Aug 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
OPEN 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

For full hours and admission information visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/

Fresh Air Fridays
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Fresh Air Fridays @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Fresh Air Fridays are outdoor fun in every season to get children exploring and learning! Programs start every Friday at 10 a.m. at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

Oobleck!
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am
Oobleck! @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Is it a liquid or a solid? Oobleck acts like both! Liquid when you touch it, solid when you hit it, oobleck has unique properties. Conduct your own oobleck exploration on Friday, August 12 at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, with more than 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5-acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events for more serious fun!

Oobleck!
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm
Oobleck! @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Is it a liquid or a solid? Oobleck acts like both! Liquid when you touch it, solid when you hit it, oobleck has unique properties. Conduct your own oobleck exploration on Friday, August 12 at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, with more than 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5-acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events for more serious fun!

 

 

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4400 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604

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