CMOM hosts events and school groups several times a week:
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.Get the details here
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.Learn More
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.Learn More
With an entire building set for adventure, there’s plenty to experience on each visit!
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Memphis Grand Carousel
Read the history of the Memphis Grand Carousel.