Talented instructors lead explorations of different art media through hands-on projects. Every camp includes visits to the Museum! Our camps and classes are designed to inspire imagination, creativity, and the wonder of learning.

Calling all inventors! Portland Children’s Museum is the place to be curious, creative, and inventive this January during Invention Month.

The Museum is the perfect place to host your child’s birthday party.  Your party can be held in one of our indoor birthday party rooms or outside in our pavilion located in Outdoor Adventure. Whichever location you choose, on the day of your party, you and your guests

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There are plenty of reasons to smile today at the Museum! We have ...
• Gentle music for babies & pre-toddlers with Ms. Jen 10-11am
• Amazing Glazing 10am - noon
• Flubber 1-2pm
• And more! Check our calendar for a full list of activities!
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#inventors #january #flubber #glaze #glazing #toddlerconcert #babymusic #create #art #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #inventionmonth We had a great time celebrating #MuseumSelfieDay! Here are some highlights. Thanks everyone for their participation!
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#museumselfie #museumselfieday #selfie #museum #exhibits #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark We love seeing visitors enjoying our artwork! This one is titled 'The trip through space with Lucy and her friends in the spaceship camper van' and was created by Artist in Residence, Shannon Newby in partnership with our guests. What's your favorite piece of art we have?
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#maps #imaginarymaps #space #outerspace #spaceart #discovery #cartography #scienceart #art #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark Sayuri and her grandmother enjoyed making Citrus Fruit Bird Feeders with us. Sayuri went home and filled her feeder with cereal and peanut butter and hung it at her house hoping to attract eagles and owls. Come make your own Citrus Fruit Bird Feeder with us any Tuesday this month!
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#inventors #january #birdfeeder #diybirdfeeders #citrus #create #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #inventionmonth We ❤️ this photo from @davinakudish ! We have lots of opportunities for fun, learning, and invention this weekend, including...
• @micahandmerocks today at 11:00 a.m.
•Food Rainbow Machine, Saturday from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
•Visit from @autismservicedogsofamerica - Sunday from 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.
•Science Speed Boats - Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.!
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#litebrite #discovery #play #micahandme #scienceisfun #STEMkids #autismservicedogs #autismservicedogsofamerica #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark These two besties have been coming to the Museum since they were babies! Happy birthday Jada! We hope you and Tempe have an awesome, fun-filled day!
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#birthdaygirl #happybirthday #bestfriends #wands #imagination #pinktutu #silly #bffs #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #inventionmonth Every inventor needs a good creative thinking cap right?  Join us on Wednesdays this month from 12:30-2:30 p.m. to invent your own!
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#inventors #january #thinkingcap #inventor #creativity #imagination #thinkinghat #crafts #silly #create #art #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #inventionmonth 🐾 Learn how puppies become service animals and see their training in action! This Sunday from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. we have a special guest visit planned from the Autism Service Dogs of America (ASDA). More info on our calendar about what to expect!
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#ASDA #servicedogs #autismservicedog #dog #serviceanimal #cute #workingdog #autismservicedogs #servicedog #servicedogintraining #cutedog #dogsofig #dogs #autismservicedogsofamerica #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark @autismservicedogsofamerica