Events

Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies

An astounding array of authentic dinosaur eggs and amazing dino play! Feb. 24 - May 30, 2022

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Free Nights

Free admission nights are from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

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Events Calendar

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Spotlight Events

Jul
11
Mon
Camp Kindergarten
Jul 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Camp Kindergarten @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Camp Kindergarten helps get kids ready for school! Children and their caregivers come to the Discovery Center when the facility is normally closed for a special educational playtime and chance to explore a simulated classroom with teachers.

To register for one of the four dates, visit https://bit.ly/3s5GsOr and fill out the attached form.

NOTE: Spanish-speaking teachers will be present at the fourth event on July 11.

More information at https://www.kansasdiscovery.org/kindergarten.

Jul
25
Mon
Discovery Kindergarten Fair
Jul 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Discovery Kindergarten Fair @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

The Discovery Kindergarten Fair is a communitywide celebration of all things kindergarten!

The Discovery Center opens with free admission and dozens of community partners on hand to offer activities, learning resources, health screenings and more!

A real school bus helps kids prepare for bus-riding, and the full museum is open for play.

More information at https://www.kansasdiscovery.org/kindergarten.

All Upcoming Events

Jun
30
Thu
OPEN 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Jun 30 @ 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/

Jul
1
Fri
OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Jul 1 @ 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
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Fresh Air Fridays @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Dress for the weather and join featured educator Farai Harreld for our Fresh Air Fridays at 10 a.m. each Friday! Rain or shine, outdoor play is an essential part of a child’s day. Open spaces give the freedom to run, leap, explore, take risks and make memories.

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.

Read more about Fresh Air Fridays here.

Jul
2
Sat
OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Jul 2 @ 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/

Jul
3
Sun
OPEN 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
OPEN 12 p.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/

Jul
4
Mon
Closed
Jul 4 all-day
Closed @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

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

Jul
5
Tue
Closed
Jul 5 all-day
Closed @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

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

Jul
6
Wed
OPEN 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Jul 6 @ 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
Jul 6 @ 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.

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

Jul
7
Thu
OPEN 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Jul 7 @ 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/