• 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, July 25: Baby Explorers - GERMS! @ 10:30 am

Find out how many germs live on our hands and how to stop them!

Wednesday, July 26: S is for Social Studies - Treasure Map @ 10:30 am

Use your map-making skills to stump your friends!

Thursday, July 27: Mini da Vincis - ZigZag Painting @ 10:30 am

Use lines and paint to make a wacky design!

Friday, July 28: Leaping Little's - Treasure Hunt @ 10:30 am

Travel all over the museum to find the treasure!

Saturday, July 29: Super Saturdays - Science of Water @11 am

Why do boats float? Why is water blue? Answer these questions and more with science for all ages!

Saturday, July 29: Imagination Station -Wiggley Worms @ 12:30 pm

Crawl, buzz and wiggle during this interactive dice 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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