Check out our calendar below for special programs and activities to plan your fun-filled adventure, or just pop by any day we’re open during our regular museum hours—we promise you’ll always find something to do.


Advance ticket purchases are required. You can purchase tickets here.

Museum Hours

Hours of Operation:

New schedule: reservations required!
Open Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays 10 AM – 4 PM
Members Only: Fridays 10 AM-11 AM

Holiday Hours:
The museum is closed on the following holidays: Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

$7.16 Admission

 April marks Erie County’s 200 year anniversary and to kick off the celebration we are offering our guests admission to the museum for $7.16!

Mothers Day

Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum 130 Main Street

Visit us Mother's Day weekend for special activities to honor the special women in "our" children's lives, activities include: Storytelling by Barbara Sanchez from Barb's Book Buddies from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Make a gift for mom in the Tinkering Tank and Art Studio Plus, The Low Bridge Cafe will provide a free scoop of ice cream Come play and celebrate! All Read more about Mothers Day »

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