HI!

Thanks for visiting! The Children's Museum of Wilmington or CMoW, as we like to call it, is a non-profit organization located in downtown Wilmington, NC. We offer hands-on interactive programs and exhibits for kids ages 0-10. 

We hope to see you soon!

Pizza Putt is Postponed

We apologize for the inconvenience, but due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Pizza Putt has been postponed. We will provide reschedule information, and options for current ticket holders, over the next few weeks as we evaluate our alternatives. Thank you for your understanding!  

Send your child on the adventure of the year this summer! Explore the science behind the foods we love to eat, participate in a Museum art show, spend time with animals, or get schooled in all things coastal! We've got a camp for everyone!

Summer Camp Enrollment Now Open!
Register Today for the 9th Annual Fore the Children Golf Tournament!
May 4th | 10AM-5PM

We apologize for the inconvenience, but due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Fore the Children has been postponed. We will provide reschedule information over the next few weeks as we evaluate our alternatives. Thank you for your understanding!   

Upcoming Adventures

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

Family Farm Day: Postponed

  • Petting zoo

  • Instrument petting zoo

  • Planting activity

  • Balloon farm animals

  • Make your own butter

  • Face painting

  • Animal puppet craft

  • Photo station

  • Water play

NC Science Festival: Postponed

  • Build rocket cars

  • Use the power of technology to create circuit flowers

  • Conduct chemical experiments

  • Construct robotic hands

  • Create 3D anatomy models

  • Learn about the conservation of momentum while building a Newtons Cradle

2020 Special Events

Apr 25th | 9AM-12PM: NC Science Festival

May 4th | 10AM-5PM: Fore the Children

May 16th | 9AM-12PM: Family Farm Day

Jun 26th | 9AM-12PM: Mud Day

Jun 27th | 9AM-12PM: Mud Day

Sep 13th | 1PM-5PM: Community Day

Oct 10th | 9AM-12PM: Fall Festival

Oct 24th | 6PM-9:30PM: YachtVenture

Dec 12th | 9AM-12PM: Polar Express Day

Dec 19th | 9AM-12PM: Polar Express Day

Dec 31st | 9AM-12PM: New Year's Noon

Exciting things are always happening at CMoW!

 Daily Educational Programs Calendar

*daily programs FREE with admission

Address:  116 Orange Street | Wilmington, NC | 28401

Participating member of the North Carolina Science Network Collaborative

Encore Best of 2019 

Best Museum Finalist

Hours:

(Labor Day to Memorial Day) 

Tuesday-Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Sunday 1:00PM - 5:00PM

910-254-3534

info@playwilmington.org 

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

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