Plan Your Visit

Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) is more than a museum; it’s an exciting experience for the whole family! Our engaging exhibits encourage families to play, learn, imagine, create.

We’re open everyday 10am-6pm, except Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day (closed 4pm on Christmas Eve and 4pm on New Year's Eve). Open 12pm on New Year's Day. There is always something new to do with the fun and educational programs and activities at the Museum. If you're thinking of visiting MCM, this section will provide all the information you need.

*For the safety of all our guests, there are no adults allowed in the Museum without children, and no children allowed without adults (18 and over).


Miami Children's Museum
980 MacArthur Causeway
Miami, Florida 33132

T: 305.373.KIDS (5437)
F: 305.373.KID1 (5431)


Open daily from 10am-6pm.

Special Holiday Hours

  • MCM is closed on Thanksgiving Day and reopens at 10am the following day.

  • MCM closes at 4pm on Christmas Eve and Closed on Christmas Day. We reopen on December 26 at 10am.

  • MCM closes at 4pm on New Years Eve and reopens at 12pm on New Years Day.


Admission $18
Florida Resident $14
Children under 1 year FREE
Members Complimentary

Military personnel and veterans with ID receive FREE admission with 50% off admission for their families* (*based on a family of four)

City of Miami residents (see zip codes* below) receive 50% off the price of the Admission rate.

33109 • 33010 • 33125 • 33126 • 33127 • 33128 • 33129 • 33130 • 33131 • 33132 • 33133 • 33134 • 33135 • 33136 • 33137 • 33138 • 33142 • 33144 • 33145 • 33146 • 33147 • 33149 • 33150

*These zip codes represent residents living in the City of Miami. Unincorporated Miami-Dade County and other municipalities are not eligible for this discount.

Please note, discount offers cannot be combined with each other or any other coupon or promotion.

Reciprocol Membership Visitors

Effective April 1, 2013: the ACM Reciprocal Program admission benefit will change from free admission for up to four (4) family members from the same household (or, if applicable, local restrictions) to 50% off general admission for up to six (6) people with no location restrictions.

Effective as of February 14, 2011: A current membership card from a reciprocal institution and a valid ID must be presented for admission tickets.


Our parking lot is operated by Miami Parking Authority and located on the south side of Watson Island. Parking rates are $1/hour, seven days a week. For your convenience, there are two automated pay stations in the lot. Receipt does not have to be placed in car and guests may also use automated phone for payment. For more information please call 305-373-6789 or visit the Miami Parking Authority.

Additional Information

Our exhibit galleries, auditorium, and other spaces are equipped with elevator, ramps, flexible seating, and entrances that ensure accessibility for visitors. Exhibit videos include color-coded open captioning in English and Spanish to meet the needs of the hearing impaired. Public signage throughout the facility contains Braille and large print, following American Association of Museums guidelines for maximum visibility for sight-impaired visitors.

We have outdoor exhibit and dining areas, a Subway restaurant and the Gloria Martin Kid Smart Educational Gift Shop.