Closing Early

The museum will be closing early at 4:00 on Friday, March 17th in preparation for Play, Learn & GLOW! night.

Book and Bake Sale

This is a used book and bake sale fundraiser to support the Children’s Discovery Museum Augusta, Me! Browse through our low-priced books for all ages, buy yourself a delicious snack, and let the kids take part in our fun literacy-related games and activities. Admission to this event is free. For information about this event, or how you can support, donate, and/or volunteer at this
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Tuesday, January 24th

Due to icy road conditions, we will be close on Tuesday, January 24th.


The Children’s Discovery Museum will be closed on Tuesday, March 14th. Stay safe!

Sculpture Workshop

We will be offering an array of materials with instruction available to design a poseable figure from newsprint and wire! $5.00 suggested donation. Saturday, January 14th 1:00 3:00


Get your holiday shopping done at the Children’s Discovery Museum! Black Friday Sale during open hours, 10:00-5:00. Passport Memberships: only $100. Family Memberships: only $65. Single Memberships: only $50. Stop by or call 622-2209.

Santa Visit

Santa is coming to the museum again this year! Join him Saturday, December 17th from 10:30-11:30. While you’re here, enjoy holiday snacks and special activities all day long! Thank you to Augusta Pediatric Dentistry for helping to make these activities possible!

Whimsical Auction

December 8th 6 – 8pm Save the date and join us for a cozy evening of winter whimsy! The Annual Whimsical Auction is a great opportunity to bid on fine art and handcrafted items from local artists, exquisite cakes, and awesome experiences for the whole family, all while supporting the nonprofit mission of the Children’s Discovery Museum. Heavy hors d’ouerves will be served, followed
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Thanksgiving Break

Join us Wednesday, November 23rd for harvest-themed activities all day long! We’ll make corn dance using science, whip up a batch of pumpkin spice play dough, and work together to create a large collaborative turkey art piece, and an “I Am Thankful For ____” tree! All activities are free with admission. Thanks to Pediatric Association of Lewiston for helping to make these activities possible! We will
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Paint Night is Back!

Finally, another paint night at the Children’s Discovery Museum! This time there’s a TWIST: There won’t be any brushes – you’ll be using your fingers and lots of creativity! There will be a teacher available with an introduction and helpful hints along the way but each picture will be different – we want to see where your imagination can take you! All paints and
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