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    Mon: Closed Tues-Thurs: 10am - 3pm Fri: 10am - 8pm Sat-Sun: 10am - 6pm


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    The DCM Mission

    To Develop Creative Minds through the power of Playful Learning!


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    Kids of all ages will stretch their limits and learn new skills inside this 30-foot diameter climbing structure. Multiple entrances on the lobby level allow kids to climb…

    Tree Pavilion

    Opened to the public on Earth Day, 2016, the DCM’s Tree Pavilion quickly became a cornerstone of the museum and its commitment to environmental…


    The city may seem a long way from nature, but is it really? In ECOnnect, kids can roll up their sleeves and discover the workings of nature for themselves, with activities such as a highly interactive stream table that allows kids to explore everything from water locks to wind power.

    The Power of Me

    How long can you hang from a chin-up bar? How long does it take a command from your brain to get to your muscles? How does the human body work?

    Training Wheels

    This transportation-themed area provides lots of opportunities for our youngest visitors to interact. A toddler-sized train and an auto shop with a miniature car help kids…


    What exactly does an architect do? Structural engineer? Steel worker? Designer? Structures is where it all takes shape.

    Rotating Fun

    In our large gallery, we highlight our speedway & block party, as well as additional rotating exhibits.

    Bank On It

    Money makes the world go around, but how? Bank on It lets kids explore every facet of financial management, from earning and managing a budget, to saving and spending.

    S.T.E.M. Room

    The DCM is a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) based children’s museum, dedicated to enriching the educational experience of children…