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Welcome to the Explorium of Lexington




The Explorium will be closed from September 6-9 for our annual cleaning week.  We’ll reopen on September 10 from 10-5 as well as hosting our annual street festival, Museum Go Round.



Join us for our 27th annual Museum Go Round Festival!

September 10, 2016


Triangle Park


This free festival is fun for the whole family.  Activities include bouncy houses, toddler area, art activities, tinkers take-apart table, Ask A Vet with Banfield Hospital; Bug Station with UK Entomology; trivia, balloon art, and much more!

You’ll also love our Artist Alley!  This is an area where artists and crafters under 18 years of age display their works to sell.  If you are interested in becoming an artist, please contact Kyle Phillips at or at 859-258-3253. Booths are $20 and include lunch for 2 people.

Sponsored by:
central bank


Birthday parties!






Does your child have a birthday coming soon?  Call us at 859-258-3253 to book a party.  We have parties starting at $200 for up to 22 people which includes use of a party room for 1 1/2 hours. One of our favorite packages in our Bonanza party for $300.  Your child and their friends will enjoy a craft led by a Museum staff member, party favors, pizza, juice boxes, ice cream, balloons, and table setting.  All you have to do is provide the cake! And don’t forget, we even do a Sleepover party…how about a Night At the Museum for your next birthday! Hurry, our parties book up quickly!




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

The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, supports the Explorium with state tax dollars and federal funding
from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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