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Staten Island Children's Museum

building m 1000 Richmond Terrace

The Staten Island Children’s Museum is this New York City borough’s premier children’s learning and activity destination. It is located on the beautiful and historic grounds of Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden. The Children’s Museum features 10 indoor and two outdoor exhibits, a dedicated art workshop, and a performance space. Visitors can explore different climates, examine bugs and other arthropods, learn about construction and urban planning, build with blocks, hop on board a fire truck, and play games throughout the interactive exhibits. The 4-acre East Meadow offers a perfect outdoor setting to run, play and picnic. The Museum is engaging, affordable and focused on STEAM learning. In addition to the exhibits, it hosts a variety of programs throughout the year, including cultural performances & celebrations, the Con Edison Second Saturday Science! monthly workshops, ShopRite Kidz Cook sessions, summertime Boogie Woogie Wednesday dance performances, as well as mini-camps during the summer and NYC public school recess weeks.

Tuesday and Thursday – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Free admission: 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.