Sensory-Friendly Sunday with Daniel Tiger!

Sensory-Friendly Sundays are on the second Sunday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. On Sensory-Friendly Sunday, the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center offers free admission to families who have children with autism or have children who benefit from a sensory-friendly environment. Children play in a safe and understanding environment where the lights and sounds are kept low, and fun activities are designed just for them.

Sensory-Friendly Sunday in on February 12, 2023 will include a chance to meet Daniel Tiger and explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

The museum is not open to the public during this time. This event is only open to families who have children with autism or have children who benefit from a sensory-friendly environment. For public Meet Daniel Tiger events, please see our events calendar. 

 

Meet Daniel Tiger!

Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on the following dates and times! Then explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

  • Thursday, February 9 at 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 12 Sensory Friendly Sunday
  • Saturday, February 25 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 11 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit will be open at the Discovery Center from January 27 to May 14, 2023. Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with Fred Rogers Productions, the exhibit is based on the award-winning PBS KIDS television series that follows the adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and his friends.

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!

Meet Daniel Tiger!

Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on the following dates and times! Then explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

  • Thursday, February 9 at 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 12 Sensory Friendly Sunday
  • Saturday, February 25 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 11 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit will be open at the Discovery Center from January 27 to May 14, 2023. Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with Fred Rogers Productions, the exhibit is based on the award-winning PBS KIDS television series that follows the adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and his friends.

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!

Meet Daniel Tiger!

Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on the following dates and times! Then explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

  • Thursday, February 9 at 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 12 Sensory Friendly Sunday
  • Saturday, February 25 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 11 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit will be open at the Discovery Center from January 27 to May 14, 2023. Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with Fred Rogers Productions, the exhibit is based on the award-winning PBS KIDS television series that follows the adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and his friends.

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!

Meet Daniel Tiger!

Meet Daniel Tiger at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on the following dates and times! Then explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.

  • Thursday, February 9 at 5:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 12 Sensory Friendly Sunday
  • Saturday, February 25 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 11 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 23 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Friday, April 7 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 13 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit will be open at the Discovery Center from January 27 to May 14, 2023. Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with Fred Rogers Productions, the exhibit is based on the award-winning PBS KIDS television series that follows the adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and his friends.

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!

Happy Birthday, Discovery Center!

The Kansas Children’s Discovery Center opened on June 1, 2011 to great enthusiasm following years of dedicated effort by founding donors.  In the years since, the Discovery Center has become a celebrated children’s museum where children can explore, create, discover and learn through play. The museum has hosted visitors from all 50 states and 23 countries.

Saturday STEAM: Mitten Challenge

Scientists and engineers use special tools and equipment to solve problems. Join us on Saturday, February 18 at 1 p.m. to build a structure using tools with an unexpected challenge! This fun and educational science activity is from our partners at the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Net).

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!

Love Day Workshop

Making something is one way to say “I love you!” Join us for a special Love Day celebration on Saturday, February 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. as we host Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit. Create a card, Love Day decoration, or whatever you can imagine in our art studio to give to your special someone.

Then explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, where children play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood. Families can try a fun activity, share a memory and create grr-ific new ones on this beautiful day! Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit will be open at the Discovery Center from January 27 to May 14, 2023. Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with Fred Rogers Productions, the exhibit is based on the award-winning PBS KIDS television series that follows the adventures of 4-year-old Daniel Tiger and his friends.

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!

Members Only Night

Kansas Children’s Discovery Center members support our community’s nonprofit children’s museum, allowing the museum to expand exhibits, create educational programs and increase access for all children. To show our appreciation for Discovery Center members, we will open on Tuesday, February 7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a members-only play time! Learn more about memberships at https://kansasdiscovery.org/support/membership/