FREE UW-L Winter Fun Online Zoom Event: Click Upcoming Events under the blue Events button to register for this FREE online winter fun event, to be offered via ZOOM by UW-La Crosse recreation students on December 5 at 3:00 pm. The online fun will include crafts, games and community engagement to celebrate the beginning of winter. You will receive an email the week prior with instructions for picking up your free activity box (optional) and for logging in to the ZOOM online event.
COVID-19: We are currently closed due to Covid-19 and expect to remain closed through 12/31/2020. Predicting a reopening date is difficult. We will continue to monitor the Covid-19 situation and recommendations from health and industry leaders. Once we re-open, memberships will be extended for the full number of days remaining on your membership at the time of closure (March 16, 2020). Please follow us on for helpful resources and important announcements. #FunMuseum #FunMuseumAtHome #DontPausePlay Be safe. Be kind. Be playful.


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