Holiday Hullabaloo: Dec. 14, 8:30-10 am: Meet Santa & Mrs. Claus, holiday craft , cookies and Organic Valley milk, and more. Pre-registration and pre-payment required (events tab). $5/Member Child, $12/Non-Member Child, $1/adult.
Holiday Hours: Closed on December 24 & 25, and January 1. All other days open regular hours--Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 10 am to 5 pm; Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays: 9 am to 5 pm EXCEPT Dec. 14 when we will open at 10 am after the Holiday Hullabaloo.


Open since 1999, the Children's Museum of La Crosse celebrates the value of play via three floors of hands-on exhibits plus related programming and more.

admission fee

  • $7.50 per person
  • $1 off every Sunday
  • $1 off for member guests
  • $1 off upon request for senior citizens (age 60+)
  • Infants (under 12 months) and Members FREE Become a Member

Children must be accompanied by an adult (age 16+). At least one adult required per five children.

We love to see smiling faces of our guests. we occasionally take photos and video of our guests for promotional purposes. If you do not want us to use photos of you/your children, please notify photographer.


Tuesdays - Thursdays: 10 am to 5 pm
Fridays - Sundays: 9 am to 5 pm
1st Friday of each month (except December): 9 am - 7:30 pm

Closed Mondays and major holidays