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.

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OUR NEW HOME

NOW OPEN!

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 during our opening period.

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December Hours

SATURDAYS - 12/3, 12/10 & 12/17

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

CLOSED: DECEMBER 24 & DECEMBER 31

January 2023 Hours

TUESDAYS, THURSDAY & SATURDAYS

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

"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

Museum News

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October 20, 2022

U.S. Supreme Court Justice and Children From Baychester Neighborhood Get A Sneak Peek of the Museum

 

Bronx Children’s Museum welcomed 25 students from PS 153 for a preview of its brand new facility alongside Bronx-native and long-time friend of the Museum U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. 

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August 8, 2022

Bronx Children's Museum Founding Executive Director Carla Precht Announces Departure

 

In a letter to the BxCM community, Board President Arlene Lewis Bascom shares news that Founding Executive Director Carla Precht will be stepping down from her current role. 

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November 16, 2022

Bronx Children's Museum Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrates NYC's Newest Cultural Institution

 

After more than 12 years of providing quality enrichment programs to children throughout the Bronx as a museum “without walls,” Bronx Children’s Museum held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the upcoming public opening of its new facility.

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Programs and Activities

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Encourage children in second and third grade to think about their futures and
envision their grandest desires.
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Mini moments with Bronx Children’s Museum
for children, caregivers and educators everywhere.

Job Opportunities

Join our team! Bronx Children's Museum is looking for new members to see us to our opening and beyond. 

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