Where children come to learn and grow!

The mission of the Children's Discovery Museum is to provide an array of exhibits and activities that promote developmental skills including social, cognitive, problem solving and peer interaction. Our environment creates an interactive community in which hands on learning is provided through play.

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Museum Closed

  • Renovation Closing

    The Children’s Discovery Museum will be closed for the first two weeks of September, from August 31st to September 11th. We will reopen on Saturday, September 12th with a Grand Opening Celebration on Sunday, September 13th! While we are closed, we are working on preparing the museum for some upcoming exhibits, like a big bright Creation Corner, a Lego racing ramp, an exhibit just
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Play, Learn, GLOW!

  • Play, Learn, GLOW!

    For one night, and one night only, the Children’s Discovery Museum will be transformed from the place you come to play, learn, and grow… to the place you come to play, learn, and GLOW! Join us for all sorts of glow-tastic activities like making glow play dough, glow ring toss, glowing sensory stations, and MORE! Admission is $10 per child and includes a glow
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Run to Play 5K

  • Registration now open

    It’s time for the 4th Annual Run to Play 5K! The event in Spetember 12th at 9am. Whether it’s your first 5k or you’re a seasoned runner you’re sure to have a great time! Runners and walkers welcome along with strollers. For your children there is a fun run that kicks off the event and is held in the Augusta Rec field by the Kennbec Valley
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