Yoga on Wednesdays!

Join Emily Johnson every Wednesday at 11:30 for Child’s Pose. This is a short program, ideal for children 2-5 years old. All programs are included with museum admission (good for all day- $6/child, $6/adult, free for members). Child’s Pose will be run by guest teacher, Emily Johnson. Emily is the mother of a lively 2 and 8-year-old and works full time as a home
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Closed on November 27th

Due to the storm, the museum will be CLOSED on Tuesday, November 27th. Stay safe!

Give the Gift of Play!

Countless studies show that experiences have the ability to bring us happiness, and much more than material goods. So why not give the children in your life the gift of play this year? Simply give us a call and we can process the purchase over the phone and mail them right to you. Whether it’s a membership for a full year of fun or
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Celebrate Halloween with us!

Halloween is right around the corner, and at CDM we believe that Halloween is about more than just candy. Come celebrate with us!   Visit the museum on Saturday, October 27th in costume and receive $1 off your admission! Healthy Halloween snacks available all day long.   On Sunday, October 28th, join us at 11:00 for a spooky science experiment and more healthy Halloween snacks.
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Parade of Lights 2018

Did you know that the Children’s Discovery Museum organizes the Parade of Lights in downtown Waterville? Registration is now open! Downtown Waterville’s annual holiday parade held the evening after Thanksgiving has drawn thousands of families to Main Street for many years and serves as a fun and festive kickoff to the holiday season. What better time of the year to get together and show
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Movies in the Park

The Children’s Discovery Museum, Healthy Communities of The Capital Area and the Augusta Downtown Alliance invite you to join us for Movies in the Park – a free outdoor film series at Waterfront Park, this summer! Pull up a lawn chair and stake out your favorite patch of grass for four movies as we kick off an evening of fun under the stars. With a new movie each week,
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What Can You Find in our Hannaford Exhibit?

Visit this museum this summer for some quality family fun! We are open regular hours, even during camps. Plus, we have air conditioning for those sweltering summer days! One of our favorite (and longest-standing!) exhibits is our child-sized make-believe Hannaford exhibit where children can fill their carts with healthy foods like fresh produce, giant blocks of cheese, healthy drinks and lots of canned goods. Sort veggies
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Sunday, April 1st

We will be closed on Sunday, April 1st. Happy Easter!

Summer Camps

Our Summer Camp Schedule has been released! Check out all our camps by visiting: or clicking here

March 14th

Due to the weather, we will be CLOSED on Wed March 14th. Stay safe!