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 encouraged but not required. You can purchase tickets here.

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Museum Hours

Open For Play: Wednesday-Sunday: 10am-4pm
Members Only: Wednesday-Sunday: 9:30am-10am
Closed: Monday and Tuesday

2024 Holiday Hours:
The museum is closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day (Monday and Tuesday), Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

There may be additional closures due to severe weather. Check Explore & More’s social media channels and local news outlets for updates on delays and closings.


We are open for play!

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

Come play into possibilities every Sunday at Explore & More with hands-on, engaging fun & learning!

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Mothers & More Weekend

Love is blossoming at Explore & More! Join us from May 11-12 for Mother's & more weekend to celebrate the amazing women who nurture & care for others. Moms, Grammys, Aunties, & all other female caregivers deserve to be celebrated. All Weekend Origami tulips – Art Studio Card making – Art Studio Story times – Love Makes a Family by Read more about Mothers & More Weekend »

We are OPEN FOR PLAY Wednesday-Sunday 10am-4pm! Field trips are back so please be aware it will be busier than usual.