Katherine & John Dobbs Family Center

(901) 458-2678

2525 Central Avenue

Memphis, TN 38104

Open 7 days a week

9 AM - 5PM

The Children's Museum of Memphis creates memorable learning experiences through the joy of play in hands-on exhibits and programs.

February is National Children's Dental Health Month

Dental health is a vital and fun focus for February. Come practice your skills at dentistry in Smiles Inc. where Pearl E. White opens wide to help you understand brushing and flossing, tooth x-rays. Also enjoy a tooth puzzle and virtual trip to the dentist. Fun crafts will be available in the Doodlebug Art Studio throughout the month reinforcing the importance of good dental health. Sponsored by the Pediatric Dental Group & Orthodontics.

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CMOM Celebrates Black History Month

Our February storytime and arts & crafts will feature works of African American authors, illustrators and artists. Come hear stories famed authors and read by special guests including Mr. AC Wharton, former Mayor of Memphis or create art inspired by the work of Basquiat and "Radiant Child" by Javaka Steptoe. Check back often as we announce other surprise guest readers.

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Join CMOM

Although you don't have to be a member to enjoy the museum, membership does have its perks: experience the educational fun first-hand as often as you like, discounted tickets to special events and best of all, H2Oh! Splash Park, Outdoor PlaySpace, Dinosaur Dig and the Memphis Grand Carousel are all included in your yearly membership.

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View Exhibits

With an entire building set for adventure, there’s plenty to experience on each visit!

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Plan Visit

Learn more about prices, hours, directions, membership and more.

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Memphis Grand Carousel

Read the history of the Memphis Grand Carousel.

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Event Forecast

CMOM hosts events and school groups several times a week:

Sunday
February 18, 2018
No school groups currently planned.
Monday
February 19, 2018
No school groups currently planned.
Tuesday
February 20, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
48 Students
Wednesday
February 21, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
72 Students
Thursday
February 22, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
195 Students
Friday
February 23, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
9 Students
Saturday
February 24, 2018
No school groups currently planned.
Sunday
February 25, 2018
No school groups currently planned.
Monday
February 26, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
36 Students
Tuesday
February 27, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
36 Students
Wednesday
February 28, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
111 Students
Thursday
March 1, 2018
Craft Inspirec by "Green Eggs and Ham" by Dr. Seuss
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
58 Students
Friday
March 2, 2018
Craft Inspirec by "Cat in the Hat" by Dr. Seuss
9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
87 Students
Saturday
March 3, 2018
No events scheduled.
No school groups currently planned.
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