Open: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays
ADVANCE RESERVATION REQUIRED
Bronx Children’s Museum celebrates the natural curiosity, creativity and compassion inherent in all children.
Through play and learning, we nurture children to find their voice, fulfill their potential and connect to their communities, the Bronx and the world beyond.
OUR NEW HOME
At long last our new home in Mill Pond Park along the Harlem River is open. We are very excited to welcome you in to the first-ever children's museum in the Bronx.
Please note: Advanced tickets reservations are required for all visitors, including Cool Culture passholders, BlueStar families, and other cultural passholders.
School groups, daycares and camps can request guided or unguided visits here.
Please note that all organized groups must provide proof of field trip insurance, signed permission slips, and a signed agreement in order to come to the Museum.
TUESDAYS, THURSDAY & SATURDAYS
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
- ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED -
As a courtesy to your fellow museum goers, please reserve tickets only for dates you are able to attend.
"While some children’s museums are easy to imagine in any site, this one is deeply rooted in its location." - The New York Times
"Everywhere you turn, there’s something to see or do and the space has been thoughtfully and beautifully designed, easily making it one of the crown jewels of the artistic and cultural tapestry that makes up our borough." - Ed García Conde, Welcome2TheBronx
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May 9, 2023
First Lady Dr. Jill Biden & U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Visit Bronx Children's Museum
On Wednesday, May 3rd, Bronx Children’s Museum welcomed First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and Bronx-native U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to its new facility. The special guests toured the award-winning space with newly appointed Executive Director Denise Rosario Adusei and met with second grade students from the Museum’s GreenArts Afterschool Program at PS 55.
March 20, 2023
BxCM Opens New Exhibit Space The Artist's Studio: 'Elebooyah!: The C.G. Esperanza Studio Show'
On Saturday, March 18, Bronx Children’s Museum unveiled its newest exhibit featuring award-winning illustrator and children’s book author C.G. Esperanza. "Elebooyah!: The C.G. Esperanza Studio Show" gives visitors a glimpse into the mind of Esperanza.
March 6, 2023
Bronx Children's Museum Welcomes Denise Rosario Adusei as New Executive Director
Bronx Children’s Museum’s Board of Directors and President Arlene Lewis Bascom announce the appointment of Denise Rosario Adusei as the new Executive Director as of March 6, 2023.
January 10, 2023
Living the Dream: Bronx Children's Museum Facility Opens Its Doors to the Public
After 12 years in development, Bronx Children’s Museum has opened the doors of its new facility to the public. Woo-hoo! We can’t express how excited we are to finally welcome children, parents and caregivers into the brand new award-winning space and engage with them to play, explore, connect and soar.
December 14, 2022
Museum awarded 2022 Best of Design for Interior-Institutional by The Architect’s Newspaper
The Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design Awards celebrates outstanding built and unbuilt architectural projects in a range of categories, from cultural destinations to temporary installations.