Hours & Admission

​Looking for fun things to do with kids?

The Children’s Museum of Cleveland features seven unique exhibits, with boundless opportunities for 

discovery, learning, and play. Our exhibits are designed for children ages birth through 8.

Museum Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

9 am - 4 pm

Thursday

CLOSED

Saturday

10 am - 5 pm

S​unday

12 pm - 5 pm

Holiday Hours:
Closed Sunday, April 12 (Easter)
Closed Monday, May 5 (Memorial Day)
Closed
Saturday, July 4 (Independence Day)
Closed
Monday, Sept. 7 (Labor Day)
Closed Tuesday, September 8 through Sunday, September 13 (Routine building maintenance & annual Gala event)
Closed
Thursday, Nov. 26 (Thanksgiving)
Closed Thursday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve)
Closed
Friday, Dec. 25 (Christmas Day)
Closed Thursday, December 31, 2020 (New Year’s Eve)
Closed
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 (New Year’s Day)

​Admission

Adults

$12

​Children

$12

Infants

(11 months and younger)

FREE

​CMC Members

FREE

*Adults must be accompanied by a child to enter, and children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years of age or older.


To ensure safety, all adult visitors must supervise their children at all times.

Discounts

​Museum For All: 

We believe that every child deserves the opportunity to learn through play at the CMC. Through the “Museum For All” program, families receiving government assistance can visit the museum anytime during normal operating hours for a reduced rate of $2 per person for a group of up to 4 people. To receive reduced admission to the museum, please bring an ID as well as proof of state of Ohio government assistance such as an EBT or WIC card along when you visit the museum. ​The name on the ID and benefits card must match. **Not valid for school groups.


Military Discount:

Families with an active military ID receive $2 off admission per immediate family member.