Fairy Tale Ball: Friday, March 27th 5:30-7:30pm: The Museum will be transformed into a fairy tale scene for this special FUNdraising event! Visit Fairy Godmother’s Fairy Hair Boutique, meet Princes, Princesses, and other costumed characters, Sing Disney Karaoke, Enjoy delicious snacks prepared by Western’s Culinary Pathways students, Visit Shrek’s swamp, Jack’s bean stalk, Hansel & Gretel house, and Sherwood Forest, and MORE! All ages! Pre-registration & pre-payment requested - visit events tab


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