|Things to do - Chicago Children's Museum
Want world-class fun? Splash, climb, build, learn and explore at the award-winning Chicago Children's Museum, located at Chicago's famous Navy Pier. It's three floors of fun for children (ages 10 and under) and families! Climb on a ship, hide in a treehouse, construct a building, invent a flying machine, dam up a river, drive a firetruck, make art to take home, and so much more. There's always something new and exciting to discover at Chicago Children’s Museum! Visit www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org for more information on special events, programs and activities. Click here to purchase advance tickets.
Chicago Children’s Museum will be closed for improvements September 2 – 5, 2014.
CCM Gift Store will be closed September 2 – 4, 2014.
CCM Fall & Winter Hours
Monday – Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday – Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
General admission: $14
Seniors (ages 60 and older): $13
Members and children under 1: Free
Target Free Family Night
Thursday evenings, 5 – 8 p.m.
Free admission for everyone
First Free Sundays
First Sunday of every month
Free admission all day for ages 15 and under
For more information on Chicago Children's Museum, please call (312) 527-1000; or visit their website at www.chicagochildrensmuseum.org.
Open through October 19
Step right up, boys and girls, for the only circus where kids run the show! At Circus Zirkus, you can swing on the flying trapeze, perform in center ring, tumble, juggle, spin and more. Whether you crave an audience, prefer being behind the scenes or just love clowning around, this circus offers kids much more than a front-row seat!