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!

Every Sunday through the end of May, veterans and active military will be offered free admission and their families are invited to enjoy the Museum at $5 per admission. Due to capacity restrictions, tickets are limited. 

Registration for CMoW Summer Camp is now open! There are morning, afternoon, or full day camp options. Check out our 2021 Camp line-up. Act now, spaces are limited! 

Mud Day 2021

Join us June 25th & June 26th at The Children's Museum of Wilmington for the messiest fun you can imagine! Squish, stomp, and slide in the mud, make mud pies in our mud kitchen, explore Magic Mud, and other gooey concoctions.

Daily Programs Calendar

Daily programs with our educators are included with admission.
We offer pop-up programs on the weekends. Please pre-register at the Front Desk upon arrival.

Address:  116 Orange Street | Wilmington, NC | 28401

Upcoming Adventures

2021 Special Events

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

February 13th
9 AM-12 PM: All You Need Is Love

February 20th
5 PM-8 PM: Pizza, Pins & Pints

March 20th
10 AM-12 PM: Character Walk

April 3rd
9:30AM-12:30PM: Spring Egg-Stravaganza!

May 3rd
Fore the Children Golf Tournament

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

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

August | Mission Month

September 12th
2 PM-3:30 PM: Teddy Bear Tea

October 9th
9 AM-12 PM: Fall Festival

October 23rd | YachtVenture

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

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