Join us over spring break as we explore the crazy world of chemistry! Create you own lava lamps, find new ways to use science in your artwork and learn about how fun science can be! You might even be able to help us create some explosive chemical reactions! It's sure to be great time!
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Free with Museum admission.
Get your little one's energy out as we play this fun game with balloons! February 28 @ 10:30
Help us make our own dough, then use it to create a map of the United States! March 1 @ 10:30
Make your own colorful flower garden out of cotton balls and other museum materials! March 2 @ 10:30
Follow the clues around the museum to earn a special prize at the end! March 3 @ 10:30
Enjoy a night out on the town and we'll keep the kids! Children will play in the Explorium and enjoy snacks all under our staff's supervision! Children must be potty-trained. Call for reservations (859) 258-3253, $18- Non-Members, $15-Members
Transform old crayons into a masterpiece! March 4 @ 11:00
Decorate you own rocket to launcher over and over again! March 4 @ 12:30-2pm
Children’s Museums are the fastest growing type of museum in the country and are unique among museums for the large number of interactive exhibits and educational programming presented to visitors. Visitors engage in hands-on experiences that inspire a curiosity for learning.
In 1987, a group of inspired citizens presented the idea of a children’s museum to Lexington Mayor Scotty Baesler and future Mayor Pam Miller. With the assistance of Lord Cultural Resources, a consulting firm in Toronto, the city began serious planning for the Lexington Children’s Museum. The site selection committee considered several sites and chose the current location in Victorian Square. Since first opening its doors in 1990 the Museum has hosted over three million visitors.
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