• Explorium of Lexington

    Explorium of Lexington

    focusing on enhancing growth

  • Fun for all ages

    Fun for all ages

    focusing on enhancing growth
  • Interactive exhibits

    Interactive exhibits

    focusing on enhancing growth

  • Exciting fun for your kids

    Exciting fun for your kids

    focusing on enhancing growth

Weekly Activities:

Free with general admission

Tuesday, May 23: Baby Explorers - Tape Art @ 10:30 am

Use tape and finger paints to create a masterpiece!

Wednesday, May 24: S is for Social Studies - Native Americans @ 10:30 am

Explore authentic Native American artifact and help us construct a real tepee!

Thursday, May 25: Mini da Vincis - Summer Sand @ 10:30 am

Create a summer vacation right in the museum as we use every day items to create our own beaches!

Friday, May 26: Leaping Little's - Jumbo Jenga @ 10:30 am

Use giant blocks and other supplies to create the most memorable game of Jenga ever!

Friday, May 26: Parents Night Out 6 - 10 pm

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 reservation (859) 258-3253.

$18- Non-members | $15- Members

Saturday, May 27: Super Saturdays - Star Memorial @ 11 am

Show thanks to our veterans this Memorial Day by making a patriotic memorial!

Saturday, May 27: Imagination Station - Red, White and Blue Relay @ 12:30 pm

Race against the clock in this classic Memorial Day sorting game!

Welcome to the Explorium of Lexington

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.

Our Partners

Explorium of Lexington is a not-for-profit organization, 501(c)3 and is funded in part by:

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