Expanded Summer Hours!: Through August 31, you can visit between 9 am and 5 pm Tuesdays through Sundays…AND the Museum will remain open until 7:30 pm on the first Friday of each month, along with many other downtown La Crosse businesses.
NEW river exhibit: Our NEW Mighty Mississippi exhibit is open!
Closed Sept. 2-6: The Museum will close for fall cleaning and maintenance Monday, September 3 to 5:00 on Friday, September 6. We will be open 5 to 7:30 pm on September 6 for First Fridays.


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 - Saturdays: 10 am to 5 pm
Sundays: Noon to 5 pm

Closed Mondays and major holidays