Hours

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

Holidays and Events

Admission

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

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Latest Discovery Center News and Events

 

 

Jul
25
Thu
OPEN 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
OPEN 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

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

Storytime with Miss. Netta B featuring Annette Billings
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm
Storytime with Miss. Netta B featuring Annette Billings @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Join acclaimed local poet and storyteller Annette Billings for Storytime with Miss. Netta B on Thursday, July 25 at 7 p.m. at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

This activity will take place inside Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children’s Books, an exhibit in honor of the 70th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision. The exhibit delves into the events, people, and themes of the civil rights movement through children’s literature and will be open at the museum until August 11, 2024.

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.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events/ for more events.

Jul
26
Fri
Summer Sprouts 3 and Under Playtime
Jul 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Summer Sprouts 3 and Under Playtime @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Come to the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center for a special playtime JUST for children 3 and under during Summer Sprouts! Fridays, June 7 to August 9 from 8:00 a.m. to 9 a.m., babies and toddlers will have the museum all to themselves. Summer Sprouts is only for children 36 months or younger and their grown-ups. No siblings older than 36 months.

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.

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

OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Jul 26 @ 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/

Bubble Party!
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am
Bubble Party! @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Summer Fridays are bubble days at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center! Pop in every Friday at 10 a.m. for a bubble dance party.

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.

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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