• Explorium of Lexington

    Explorium of Lexington

    focusing on enhancing growth

  • Fun for all ages

    Fun for all ages

    focusing on enhancing growth
  • Interactive exhibits

    Interactive exhibits

    focusing on enhancing growth

  • Exciting fun for your kids

    Exciting fun for your kids

    focusing on enhancing growth

Weekly Activities:

Free with general admission

Monday, May 21: Closed

Tuesday, May 22: Baby Explorers - Frozen Fingers @ 10:30 am

Explore temperature and texture with this "hands-on" play time!

Wednesday, May 23: S.M.A.S.H. Club - A is for Art: Finger Puppets @ 10:30 am

Design your own finger puppet and then participate in our finger puppet fashion show!

Thursday, May 24: Mini da Vinci's - Forest Friends - @ 10:30 am

Disguise yourself as your favorite forest friend with this fun mask activity!

Friday, May 25: Leaping Littles: Tug O' War @ 10:30 am

Forget Lexington traffic on Man O' War as we "horse around" with this fun game of tug of war!

Saturday, May 26: Super Saturdays - Bubble Art @ 11 am

Back by popular demand! Create a masterpiece by simply blowing bubbles!

Saturday, May 26: Imagination Station - Parachute Pals @ 12:30 pm

Make your own parachute and see if it can glide through the air!

Welcome to the Explorium of Lexington

Children’s Museums are the fastest growing type of museum in the country and are unique among museums for the large number of interactive exhibits and educational programming presented to visitors. Visitors engage in hands-on experiences that inspire a curiosity for learning.

In 1987, a group of inspired citizens presented the idea of a children’s museum to Lexington Mayor Scotty Baesler and future Mayor Pam Miller. With the assistance of Lord Cultural Resources, a consulting firm in Toronto, the city began serious planning for the Lexington Children’s Museum. The site selection committee considered several sites and chose the current location in Victorian Square. Since first opening its doors in 1990 the Museum has hosted over three million visitors.

Our Partners

Explorium of Lexington is a not-for-profit organization, 501(c)3 and is funded in part by:

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