Providence Children's Museum

100 South St.
Providence, RI 02903- Map It
Phone: (401) 273-5437

AAA Editor Notes

Providence Children's Museum is at 100 South St. Children ages 1-11 and their families explore a garden planted with plants and trees native to Rhode Island; stretch and wriggle through a climbing sculpture and embark on a subterranean tour of root systems and critters' burrows; take a hands-on time-travel adventure; investigate the power of air; and learn about bones, bridges and fountains. Daily programs offer a variety of additional hands-on activities.
$9; free (ages 0-1, members and to all on third Fri. evening of the month).
Hours: Daily 9-6 (also select Fri. 6-8 p.m.), Apr.-Aug.; Tues.-Sun. and Mon. holidays 9-6, rest of year. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Allow 1 hour minimum.