Free with general admission
Throw, make baskets, and bounce balls around the room!
Mix finger paint and shaving cream to see what colors you can create!
Cool down from the heat by making fun popsicle art!
How many letters can you get in the basket before time is up?
Make a summer masterpiece with bubbles and popsicles!
Make sidewalk chalk to use for summer fun!
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.
Explorium of Lexington is a not-for-profit organization, 501(c)3 and is funded in part by: