• 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

Up Coming Events!

Explorium fun for adults!

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January 27 7-10

For adults only! Enjoy the cool exhibits without the kids here! You also won't want to miss the upscale carnival food, open bar (beer, wine, and bourbon), awesome silent auction, and really fun activities including a henna artist, trivia contest, photo booth, balloon artist, mechanical bull, and more! $50 per person. Click here to purchase your tickets!

Weekly Programs

Free with Museum admission.

Baby Explorers: Giant Legos

Build, build, build. Use big Lego blocks to stack, create, and knock down! January 17 @ 10:30

SMASH Club: A is for Art - Dots, dots, dots

Use some unconventional materials to make some artwork out of dots! January 18 @ 10:30

Mini DaVincis: Slithering Spiral Snake

Join us as we take an everyday item adn transform it into a spiraling snake. January 19 @ 10:30

Leapin Littles: Red Light, Green Light

Get your energy out with this fun movement and directions game. January 20@ 10:30

Parent's Night Out

Drop the kids off and we'll take care of them while you go out on the town! Children 3 years - 5th grade join us for Museum fun. All children must be potty -trained. $18/$15 members. January 20, 6:00-10:00pm.

Super Saturdays: Give A Heart

Celebrate friendship by making beautiful hearts to give your friends. January 21 @ 11:00

Imagination Station: Peace Plates

Celebrate unity with this beautiful symbol of peace! January 21-12:30-2:00



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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