Registration is now open for our Early Explorers Fall Sessions!

Ages: 2-3 years old with a caregiver

Cost: $150 (15% discount for members) 

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

The Museum will be CLOSED for three days: September 4, 5, and 6. We will be deep cleaning the Museum and fixing up some of the exhibits to make them better for our visitors. Thanks for your understanding!

Fri., Sept. 7, 2018 will be our last Free First Friday. Second Sunday Savings our newest program for accessibility, begins on Sun., Oct. 14, 2018.

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Registration for Early Explorers Fall Session is now open! Due to popular demand, we now have 6 day & time combinations to choose from. Pick between 2 different morning session times on Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays. Come create and explore with us! See website for details.
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#natureexplorersmonth #paint #painting #create #earlyexplorers #museumclass #art #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum  #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark Fortunately, our visiting vet here doesn’t suffer from ophidiophobia (fear of snakes). In fact, he loves animals and couldn’t wait to visit our Pet Hospital! Come care for creatures large and small in our exhibit made possible by @banfieldpethospital. Photo by @jhoopes10
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#natureexplorersmonth #snake #snakes #toysnake #pethospitalexhibit #pethospital #banfieldpethospital #vet #caring #pets  #aspiringveterinarian #aspiringvet #banfield #animalcare  #create #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark Did you know that with a museum membership your child can bring a free guest on their birthday? There's also a member discount on birthday parties at the Museum! Check out the other membership perks on our website under 'join.'
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#bestfriends #member #museummember #memberbenefit #birthday #birthdayparty #play #learning #exciting #pdxhandmade #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #natureexplorersmonth Our exhibits team just added this stellar night sky to Twilight Trail. Check it out next time you visit and see if you can spot your favorite constellations! The last picture is a sneak peek of what's on the other side of the star ceiling - it's pretty amazing.
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#nightsky #constellations #twilight #stars #exhibit #starrysky #startynight #play #learning #glow #exciting #pdxhandmade #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #natureexplorermonth August is Nature Explorers Month! Each day brings different programs in Outdoor Adventure, which will inspire you to be creative, discover beauty in nature, and explore the wilder side of the Museum! Thanks to @Columbia1938 for sponsoring this month.
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#tree #climbingtrees #zoomtree #museumactivities #outdooractivities #summer #summerfun #fun #play #outdooradventure #sunshine #play #explore #create #creative #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #natureexplorersmonth #columbiasportswear #nature #explore There's just today and tomorrow of Play It Safe Month! Come in to the Museum for our specialty events teaching children how to be safe! Check out the full list of activities on our website and thanks to @portlandgeneral for generously sponsoring this month's activities!
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#museumactivities #outdooractivities #summer #summerfun #fun #play #play #explore #create #creative #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #playitsafemonth #portlandgeneralelectric Our first ever Zany Maze garden is in full bloom! We are harvesting carrots and peas, and enjoying the flowers. Come explore the Zany Maze and see what else we are growing! .
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#zanymaze #garden #growth #trellis #seeds #portlandgarden #pdxgarden #planting #gardening #portlandnursery #create #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #spring #explorewashingtonpark #playitsafemonth #growinghealthykids @portlandnursery There's a lot going on at the Museum today! Join us for any or all of these awesome activities: Hazard Hamlet, Storytime, Nathalia Bilingual Kids Concert, Pottery Glazing, Guardians of the Garden Tour, and Ready, Aim, Archery!
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#museumactivities #outdooractivities #summer #summerfun #fun #play #outdooradventure #sunshine #play #explore #create #creative #exciting #pdxfamily #pdxkids #pdxcm #portlandchildrensmuseum #childrensmuseum #pdx #portland #oregon #travelportland #traveloregon #explorewashingtonpark #playitsafemonth