Calendar

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.

Tickets

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

Museum Hours

Hours of Operation:
Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 10 AM – 4 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 5 PM
Sunday: 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Members Only: Sunday, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

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

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Members Only Playtime

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

Members-only playtime means that our members get access to all the fun and play the museum has to offer, just with other members!  This special members-only playtime is a perk that comes free with every membership.

STEM Saturday presented by National Grid

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

Get those wheels turning this weekend with STEM based activities that power the play across the museum the third Saturday of each month presented by National Grid. Come play your way through Science, Technology, Engineering & Math based activities that are so fun, kids don’t even know they’re learning!   This month we'll have exciting STEM events happening in both Read more about STEM Saturday presented by National Grid »

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Open House & Toy Drive Kick Off

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

 Pay what you wish during our Open House presented by State Farm! On Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th join us at an admission price of your choosing. Plus, this holiday season, we need your help to ensure every child has a magical holiday season! Shop our Amazon Wishlist to have your toy donation sent to Explore & More! Read more about Open House & Toy Drive Kick Off »

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Open House Weekend and Toy Drive Kick Off

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

 Pay what you wish during our Open House presented by State Farm! On Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th join us at an admission price of your choosing, either $5, $7, $9 or $13. Plus, this holiday season, we need your help to ensure every child has a magical holiday season! Shop our Amazon Wishlist to have your toy Read more about Open House Weekend and Toy Drive Kick Off »