We are closed to the public, we hope to see you soon for some hands-on play time!
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.
• Eclipse Readiness Days (March 2 and April 6) – Details
• Where The Wild Things Art Day Camp (June 19) – Register Today
• Week-Long Summer Camps (Starting June 24) – Registration is Now Open
Special Break Week Hours (2/19-2/25):
Members Only: 9:30am-10am
Regular Museum Hours:
Open For Play: Wednesday-Friday: 10am-3:30pm, Saturday: 10am-5pm, Sunday: 10am-3:30pm
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.
This holiday season, we need your help to ensure every child has a little something special to unwrap! That's why we're collecting new, unwrapped toys to benefit Resurrection Life, a member of the WNY Holiday Partnership. Drop off a toy to the collection bin in our Admissions Lobby or shop on Amazon using this link. Plus, when you donate a Read more about Holiday Toy Drive »
I am so thankful for yummy food to eat! This November we will celebrate the harvest by sampling different fruits, veggies, and fun dips! This is a great class for adventurous and not-so-adventurous snackers. We’ll start with play in our Farm to Fork exhibit, we’ll read “the Very Hungry Caterpillar”, make some cute crafts and end our day with some Read more about Explore Even More: Caterpillar Veggie Sampling »
Get those wheels turning this weekend with STEM based activities power the play across the museum the third Saturday of each month. Come play your way through Science, Technology, Engineering & Math based activities that are so fun, kids don’t even know they’re learning! Calling all creators and builders! Come join us in the Tinkering Tank this month for STEM Read more about STEM Saturday »
Have an attitude of gratitude! Let’s cultivate the beautiful feeling of gratitude in this fun filled yoga class that will include a thankful story with lots of yoga poses, mindfulness activities with turkey feathers, a gratitude game, and a special guided relaxation time that will leave everyone feeling thankful. Join your child for a family friendly yoga session! For Adults Read more about Family Gratitude Kidding Around Yoga »