The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art is at 125 W. Bay Rd. Named for author and illustrator Eric Carle, this museum features three galleries displaying national and international picture book art. A hands-on art studio, a reading library and an auditorium for lectures and performances also are on-site. Changing exhibitions, special events and programs are offered throughout the year.
Food is available.
$9; $6 (ages 1-18 and 65+); $22.50 (family, two adults and two children).
25% off admission.
Hours: Tues.-Fri. (also Mon. in July and Aug. and during school vacation weeks in Feb. and Apr.) 10-4, Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 2 hours minimum.