Plan Your Visit

At the Children’s Museum, every visit is meant to support, explore, and highlight the healthy benefits of play. Our focus is on play for children of all abilities in an environment where the whole family can be comfortable.

Visit any Children’s Museum location today to enjoy the unique exhibits and new experiences, always designed to promote learning through play!

indoor water play activites


Tuesday - Sunday

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

We are no longer doing timed ticket sessions! That means you can use your day's tickets to come play at anytime during our open hours!

All guests are encouraged to register for tickets in advance of their visit. Click here to reserve your tickets to play! Tickets are available 7 days in advance.

Curious what the layout and safety protocols look like? Check out our videos for Chesterfield and Downtown!

Guests age 5 and older will be required to wear a mask, new procedures have been put in place to allow for social distancing, and additional cleaning protocols have been implemented. Masks are required, regardless of vaccination status.


2626 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23220

The Children's Museum's Downtown location is located directly across from a bus stop on the GRTC Pulse route. For more information about the Pulse Line and nearby bus routes, please click here.


Adults $9
Children $9
Seniors $8
Children (Under 12 Months) Free
Military Personnel (and their guests) $1 Off
Museums for All $2

The Children's Museum is proud to participate in Museums for All. Beginning Monday, July 15, 2019 guests who present their SNAP EBT card, EBT App, or WIC card will receive $2 admission for up to 6 individuals. Museums for All cannot be combined with any other offer, discount, or membership.

Use the code "MFA" at checkout to reserve your Museums for All tickets online. You will be required to present your SNAP EBT card, EBT App, or WIC card when you arrive.

Use code "MILTY" to receive our military discount. You will be required to present military ID when you arrive.

Gift Cards

Gift cards can be purchased in any amount and can be used towards admission, Gift Shop purchases, and memberships.

Give the gift of play today!