Free with general admission
Use tape and finger paints to create a masterpiece!
Explore authentic Native American artifact and help us construct a real tepee!
Create a summer vacation right in the museum as we use every day items to create our own beaches!
Use giant blocks and other supplies to create the most memorable game of Jenga ever!
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
Show thanks to our veterans this Memorial Day by making a patriotic memorial!
Race against the clock in this classic Memorial Day sorting game!
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.
Explorium of Lexington is a not-for-profit organization, 501(c)3 and is funded in part by: