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Sunday, October 19th

Dora & Diego Exhibit Opening

(10:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Join us for scavenger hunts, handcrafted maps, binoculars, and compasses. We’ll have face painters, balloon twisters, and original performances by the MCM Players.

Saturday, October 11th

Sensory Saturday (9:00 am - 11:00 am)
Yoga, art, music and other great sensory experiences await you and your child in this special event set aside for children with sensory processing disorders and their families. Lights and sounds will be dimmed to create a comfortable environment for children to explore. Pre-registration is required. Please RSVP to sensorysaturday@miamichildrensmuseum.org or call (305) 373-5437 ext. 126. MCM opens to the public at 11:00 am

Saturday,October 11th

Hispanic Heritage Celebration!

(11:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Hispanic Heritage Month is coming to a close! Try your hand at different art styles, explore some new food to expand your palette, and enjoy a Hispanic music session.

Monday, October 13th

Cloumbus Day (1:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Create your own sailboat, and see if it will float! Make a map and other crafts to take with you on your journey.

Friday, October 17th

Target Free Third Friday (3:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Thanks to the generosity of Target Corporation, visitors can roam the Museum free of charge, every third Friday of each month, from 3 pm to 9 pm. Due to the number of visitors on Target Free Third Fridays, we suggest leaving strollers at home or in the car.

Sunday, October 19th

Not So Scary Halloween (1:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
The Museum will be closed to the public on this day. To purchase tickets now or more information visit us at miamichildrensmuseum.org/halloween or call 305.373.KIDS (5437) ext. 142

Saturday, October 25th

World Series Saturday (10:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Practice stitching your own baseballs, make pennant flags for your team, and try your hand at our game of catch. Enjoy a cooking session with a healthy spin on your favorite baseball foods.

Friday, October 31st

MiChiMu's Halloween (10:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Enjoy our original performances, our not-so-scary haunted house, and our trick-or-treating. Create some spooky arts and crafts, and play our ghostly games. Wear your costume!



Mini Monday Mornings

Every Monday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Join us for a special time with the littlest members of your family. Mini Monday Mornings are designed for children under three years old to have a quiet time to explore the Museum and enjoy programs made just for them. We will engage all of their senses with painting, sand play, story times, and a puppet show. There will be no school group visits on these mornings.


Art Studio Open Daily
11:00 am to 4:30 pm

Teaching artists Daniela and Joan inspire imagination and creativity with one-of-a-kind, hands-on art projects. These art activities are fun for all ages and demonstrate different ways of creating art using color, lines, shapes and patterns.


Create, imagine, and explore with our theatrical troupe, the MCM Players. Join Peter, Dream, Shira, and Bree-Anna every weekend for fun stories told through remarkable readings, puppet shows, and stage performances. You’ll laugh, dance, and shout with us.



Sand Exploration

10:30 am Ÿ- Sandcastle
We will bring out our sand box full of kinetic sand! Children can mold and sculpt and build their own creations!

Art Explorations

11:00 am to 4:30 pm - Art Studio

Be an adventurous artist! Use your hands and minds to explore forms and shapes that are unique and exciting.

Story Time

12:30 pm -Teddy Bear Gallery

Enjoy favorite stories read by our MCM Players.

Imagine that!

1:30 pm - Teddy Bear Classroom

Bring your imagination to life in our themed galleries with the help of our creative staff.

Show Time!

Mon - Fri | 2:30 pm - Cruise Ship Theatre

Sat - Sun | 2:30 pm - Sandcastle

Move and groove with our best dancers here at MCM.

Dance Party

3:30 pm - Teddy Bear Classroom

Move and groove with our best dancers here at MCM.

Animal Rescue Mission

4:30 pm - Pet Central

Help us make these animals feel all better.

Spanish Word Safari

5:00 pm - Kidscape Village

Hunt down these Spanish words for a prize.