• 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

Please Note

We will be closed, Sunday April 21.

Weekly Activities:

Free with general admission

Monday, April 15th: Closed

Tuesday, April 16th: Baby Explorers - Let’s get Bananas! @ 10:30 am

Squish, mold, and sing along!

Wednesday, April 17th: S.M.A.S.H. Club: S is for Social Studies - Everybody Cooks Rice @ 10:30 am

Learn about other countries and create something with colored rice!

Thursday, April 18th: Mini da Vincis - The Earth is in my Hands @ 10:30 am

Celebrate Earth Day by creating your very own!

Friday, April 19th: Leaping Littles - Recycle Relay Race @ 10:30 am

Help the Earth by sorting the items into the correct bins!

Saturday, April 20th: Super Saturdays - Go Green @ 11 am

Celebrate Earth Day by designing your own rain barrel!

Saturday, April 20th: Imagination Station -Sprout House @ 12:30 pm

Create a sprout house to hang in your window for Earth Day!

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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