Baby Sign YachtVenture 2015 Museum Facing

Where Children Play to Learn and Grownups Learn to Play!

Few Quick Reminders: 

Beginning September 14, 2015 we will be closed on Mondays. 

We will be closed Sunday, September 18, 2015 for a private event.

YachtVenture 2015

 YachtVenture is the freshest and most exciting event in the Cape Fear area. It is the perfect coastal showcase of everything that makes our corner of the world so special. For one evening, we've brought together some of the finest yachts in the area, live music, good food and drinks, and great company! 
All proceeds go to the Children's Museum of Wilmington.

Plan Ahead, Get Your YachtVenture Tickets Today!   

Purchase Your YachtVenture Raffle Ticket Online!

Become a 2015 YachtVenture Sponsor!

Friday, September 18, 2015 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm 

Join us September 18th from 5 - 7 pm to explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, what we like to call S.T.E.M. There will be an EXCITING announcement from Duke Energy! EXPLOSIVE experiments and a lot of family fun activities and play! This is a FREE event! 

Baby Sign Language Courses!


Do you wish you knew exactly what your child wanted before they could even talk? Do you want to skip the “terrible two” stage? Well baby sign language might be the best for you and your child. Babies communicate way before they are able to talk; by adding a few simple signs in your interactions you are building the blocks of communicating with your child in interactive ways! 

Print and fill out the Registration Form and return in person or by: 
Fax: 910-354-3565
Email: Aimee Allen

Language Learning Workshop

10 week French course from September 8th - November 10th

Toddlers 6 months - 3 years meet on Fridays from 11:00 - 11:45 am
Children ages 3 - 5 meet on Tuesdays from 2:15 - 3:15 pm
Children ages 5 - 9 meet on Tuesdays from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Class Location
: Children’s Museum of Wilmington

Print and fill out the Registration Form  and return in person or by: 
Fax: 910-354-3565    or    Email: Aimee Allen

Blue Blocks Build-A-Thon

Come build at the Museum and enter to win! Over 500 prizes are awarded. Grand Prize: All expense paid trip to build at the legendary Imagination Playground Park in New York City — with close to 1000 Big Blue Blocks and a chance to build your dream come true. Competition ends September 15, 2015. 

Announcing New 2015 Membership Benefits

Museum Members will now receive HALF OFF admission to our Ocean Isle partners, the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium.  We also offer half off admission to members of these locations at the Children's Museum of Wilmington.  The Museum of Coastal Carolina is located at 21 East Second Street in Ocean Isle Beach, NC.  For more information on the Museum of Coastal Carolina and the Ingram Planetarium, visit or call (910) 579-1016.


  • $9.75 per person, tax included
  • Children under 12 months: FREE
  • Military: $8.75, tax included
  • Seniors: $8.75, tax included
  • Members: FREE


  • Labor Day to
    Memorial Day
  • (September - May)
  • Monday: Closed*
  • Tuesday - Saturday: 9am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 1pm - 5pm
  • **Monday Exceptions: Dec 22, Dec 29, Jan 19, Mar 30
  • Memorial Day to
    Labor Day
  • (May - September)
  • Monday - Saturday: 9am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 1pm - 5pm