McKenna Children's Museum
Ages: 0 and up
Cost: $5.50 per person Labor Day-Memorial Day; $7.50 per person Memorial day-Labor Day(Summer);free for members and children under 12 months of age;museum admission good all day;cash,check,Visa,Mastercard,Discover and American Express accepted
Parking: Yes - large lots, lots of parking
Features: Shop, Handicap Accessible, Snack Stand, Changing Tables, Restrooms
McKenna Children's Museum offers a stimulating environment where children can discover a world of arts and creativity, science and technology, culture, health and history. Children can see, taste, touch and smell in an atmosphere especially designed to build healthy young minds and promote overall well-being. Exhibits include lend-a-hand ranch, grocery store, Destination Space, The Tot Spot and many more. The museum also hosts birthday parties, sleepovers, camps and special events. Please contact 830-606-9525 for rates and details.
The museum offers the following programs daily at 11am(included with your admission):
- Monday-Alpha Buddies(Learn the ABC's with fun books and activities)
- Tuesday-Tasty Tuesday(make a snack in the museum kitchen)
- Wednesday-Dance and Animals(rotates between Dance Mania and animals from The Snake Farm)
- Thursday-Science Matters(Science is interesting and fun)
- The first Friday of every month-Yoga Party(bring your own towel or mat)
- There is a cafe open from 8:30am-2:00pm
- The museum does not have space to store personal items
Hours of Operation:
- Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm
- Closed Sundays
- Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving
Please note: Children are not admitted without an adult, and adults are not admitted without a child. Exhibits may be closed during inclement weather. Group rates are available for school and commuity groups; advanced reservations are required and can be made by contacting 830-606-9535.
Reviewed on 01/26/2013
Awesome place, we spend hours here!!!