Welcome!

We're glad you're here! 

The Children's Museum of Wilmington is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization located in downtown Wilmington, NC. We offer a safe and fun place where children up to age 10 can actively learn through creative and imaginative play. We hope to see you soon!

Super Saver Sundays!

We are excited to announce that each Sunday in November, admission is only $6.99 for each guest! Have a Sunday Funday with the family!  

Have the ENTIRE Museum to yourself with our new Exclusive Adventure Pass! Enjoy the Museum and all it has to offer for your family and friends, for two uninterrupted hours! We are accepting reservations beginning December 2020. 

Coming Soon!
Celebrate the Holidays with Us!

Come celebrate the season with us on Saturday, December 12th and Saturday, December 19th at our Holiday Hoopla! We will provide a variety of holiday themed activities that are able to be socially distanced for your safety. All crafts will be pre-packaged and activity areas will be appropriately spaced apart. This event will have limited capacity. Guests must pre-purchase tickets.  

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Upcoming Adventures

You don't want to miss these upcoming special events:

 Holiday Hoopla

  • Come celebrate the season with us on Saturday, December 12th and Saturday, December 19th at our Holiday Hoopla! We will provide a variety of holiday themed activities that are able to be socially distanced for your safety. All crafts will be pre-packaged and activity areas will be appropriately spaced apart. 

2020 Special Events

December 12th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Holiday Hoopla

December 19th| 9:30AM-12:30PM: Holiday Hoopla

2021 Special Events

January 23rd | 9:30AM-12:30PM: NC Science Festival

March 20th | 10:30AM-12PM & 12:30AM - 2PM: Character Walk

April 2nd | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Easter Egg Hunt

April 24th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: NC Science Festival

May 3rd | Fore the Children Golf Tournament

May 15th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Family Farm Day

June 25th & 26th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Mud Day

August | Mission Month

September 12th | 1PM-5PM: Community Day

October 9th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Fall Festival

October 23rd | YachtVenture

Dec 11th & 18th | 9:30AM-12:30PM: Polar Express

Dec 31st | 9:30AM-12:30PM: New Year's Noon

Exciting things are always happening at CMoW!

 Daily Educational Programs Calendar

*daily programs FREE with admission.

Please pre-register as spots are limited. Call 910-254-3534 ext. 106 to reserve your spot.

Address:  116 Orange Street | Wilmington, NC | 28401

Participating member of the North Carolina Science Network Collaborative

Participating member of the Association of Children's Museums Reciprocal Network 

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      Hours of Operation  

      Tuesday through Saturday

       9:30 am-12:30 pm and 1:30 pm-4:30 pm

       Closed 12:30 pm-1:30 pm for sanitation

   

      Sundays

      1:00 pm-5:00 pm

       Mondays

       CLOSED

      

                          910-254-3534

info@playwilmington.org 

Encore Best of 2019 

Best Museum Finalist

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CMoW is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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