Its Summer, Relax and Wear Your PJs to the Museum! 
Friday, June 1, open til 8pm

Enjoy our programs and exhibits during extended hours on the first Friday of each month when we'll be open from 10am - 8pm. After your Museum visit, head outside to watch the Playland Fireworks beginning at 9:15pm 


First Saturday Art Workshop:
June 2 11am-1pm

Join our Craft Specialist to make upcycled stick puppets

For the past ten years, Richela Morgan, Larchmont NY,  has taught various duct tape, paper, and recycled craft projects at institutions such as the Boston Public Library, the Rye Arts Center; AI Friedman; and the Girls Scouts! Ms. Morgan will join us every first Saturday of the month for new, inventive craft projects

When you visit the Museum, please bring us your clean, empty cereal boxes and unused chopsticks. We will upcycle your donations for our craft project


Programs for Toddlers through Middle Schoolers This Month!

Check our Calendar for full listings

Special Dates and Events 
First Saturday Art Workshop, June 2, 11am - 1pm
Father's Day, June 17 - Free Admission for All Dads!
Science Sunday, June 10, 11:30 - 12:15pm and 1:30 - 2:15pm (age 7+)

Wednesday and Friday drop ins for 2-5 year olds, 11am, we talk busy spiders, hungry caterpillers and celebrate the art and books of Eric Carle


30k in 30 Days!

Will you help us raise 30k in 30 days? Your donation makes a difference for the children who value this Museum as a safe, fun, welcoming place that provides enriching cultural and educational experiences. The Museum relies on your support to remain affordable, accessible and always vibrant.

$24 - In honor of 24 months of continuous operation
$75 - In honor of the 75,000 visitors in our first 2 years
$160 - In honor of the 160 school and community groups that visited the Museum this year


Summer News! 
Beginning July 1, Visit During Our New Summer Hours

Wednesday - 10am-5pm (an hour extra!!)
Thursday - 10am-4pm
Friday - 10am-4pm**
Saturday - 10am-5pm (an hour extra!!)
Sunday - 10am-4pm

**Pajama Night is the first Friday of each month and we'll be open til 8pm

Check Out Photos from Our First Rockin' Rave Family Fun Night

Rockin' Rave was a get your boogie on, glowing, sound and light filled party to fundraise and support the Museum's ongoing programming! Photo Credit: Reen Fitz Photography Many thanks to our event committee and sponsors: Alex Brands, AMSTERLAND, The Digital Arts Experience, Durants Party Rentals, The Fournace Group, GEM, Independent Can Co. Belcamp, Mrs. Green's Natural Market, NYMetroParents, Reen Fitz Photography, Rippowam Cisqua School, Skinny Buddha Organic Kitchen
Event was held on April 28, 2018

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Note: Our visitors share the parking lot with Playland Amusement Park which is subject to fees from May - September. Consider a Membership that includes parking.


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Testing our solar cars on the Boardwalk

Sample birthday party set-up

Big smile for magnetic structure


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Westchester Children's Museum
PO Box 397
Rye, New York 10580
(914) 421-5050
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