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Tallest Tower Challenge | Construction Zone
February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Rocket Launch! | Construction Zone
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Tuesday-Sunday: 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

Learn about the first Black astronaut at NASA, Robert Lawrence, and construct your own stomp rocket. How high will your rocket fly?

Black History Month
February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Black History Month
Special Events

This month, we are remembering and celebrating the contributions of African Americans both past and present, and the impact they’ve had on our country. Learn about Black scientists and artists as we create and test our own stomp rockets and design original, fashionable hats. Then, visit our Art Studio to make mixed media masterpieces inspired by artist and book author, Faith Ringgold. Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) to view videos, released weekly, that will entertain and educate your little ones with stories, music, art projects, books, special guests, and more.

February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Glass Lab: Sandblasting Workshop | Art Gallery Maker’s Space
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Monday-Friday: Upon Request 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Saturday-Sunday: Upon Request 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Learn about sandblasting while creating your own frosted glass keepsakes.

*10 per glass item, Credit cards only*

February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Hats Off to Mae! | Kidscape Village
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Tuesday-Sunday: 12:00 PM & 3:00 PM

Learn about the famed milliner, Mae Reeves, and create your own fashionable hat.

February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Traveling Tapestries | Art Studio
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Tuesday-Friday: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturdays & Sundays: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Create a mixed media collage inspired by the quilted masterpieces of Black artist and book author Faith Ringgold. Tear and rip a variety of different types of papers to create a landmark of your choice.

February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Show Time! | Auditorium
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Saturdays & Sundays: 12:30 PM & 4:00 PM

Join our Theater Troupe for an interactive theater performance based on our favorite children’s stories

February 1, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Musical Jam Session | Castle of Dreams
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Saturdays & Sundays: 11:30 AM & 5:00 PM

Grab an instrument and dance, sing, and play with our Theater Troupe in this interactive music session.

February 5, 2024
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February 29, 2024
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All Day
Mini Mondays
Weekly Programs

Mini Mondays are a place for infants and toddlers to grow and develop through play. Join us every Monday for a program full of play-based activities specifically designed for children from birth to five. Programming for Mini Mondays is sponsored by Florida Dairy Farmers.

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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All Day
Textile Tubes| Art Studio
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Tuesday-Friday: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturdays & Sundays: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Create a unique installation piece using cardboard rolls and a variety of fabrics and textiles inspired by the work of artist Myra Burg. Make your own individual piece or add to our collaborative installation throughout the month!

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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12:00 PM & 3:00 PM
All Day
Tool Time | Construction Zone
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Learn about historical war worker Naomi Parker and how she inspired the iconic Rosie the Riveter. Then, explore a variety of tools and how they are used.

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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11:00 AM & 4:30 PM
All Day
Girls of the Galaxy| Health and Wellness Classroom
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Surround yourself with stars in a light play activity that’s out of this world and learn about the contributions of astronomer Nancy Roman, the “Mother of Hubble”

Read Across Miami: A Literacy Celebration March 1st March 4th
March 1, 2024
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March 4, 2024
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All Day
Read Across Miami: A Literacy Celebration
Special Events

mmerse yourself in your favorite children's books during Read Across America Week through story times, performances by our Theater Troupe, art, and sensory activities. On Friday, March 1, celebrate Dr. Seuss’ 120th Birthday with Seuss story times read by celebrity readers and theatrical storytellings by our Theater Troupe, and enjoy a special birthday treat!

Admission on this day is complimentary thanks to The Children’s Trust. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Reserve your tickets HERE.

On Saturday and Sunday, March 2 & 3, join us for theatrical performances by our Theater Troupe, art projects inspired by our favorite authors and illustrators, and snap a photo with some of our favorite storybook characters. On Monday, March 4, finish off Read Across America Week Mini Monday style!  Bring your little ones to catch our Theatre Troupe's performance of "Piggie and Gerald", paint wildly like the kid from "Ain't Gonna Paint," enjoy cooking Bibimbap inspired by Linda Sue Park’s book “Bee-bim Bop!” and find Spot in a giant scavenger hunt of "Where's Spot?" around the Museum.

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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All Day
Mini Mondays
Weekly Programs

Mini Mondays are a place for infants and toddlers to grow and develop through play. Join us every Monday for a program full of play-based activities specifically designed for children from birth to five.

Programming for Mini Mondays is sponsored by Florida Dairy Farmers.

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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12:30PM & 4:00PM
All Day
Girl Power Story Time | Auditorium
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Celebrate Women’s History Month with stories written by and about girls changing the world, taking adventures, and spreading kindness.

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
All Day
Glass Lab: Sandblasting Workshop | Art Gallery Maker’s Space

Upon request.

Learn about sandblasting while creating your own frosted glass keepsakes.$10 per glass item, Credit cards only

March 1, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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All Day
Women’s History Month

his month is all about celebrating Women's History Month and we want you to join us! Stop by our Art Studio and let's get creative together. We'll have all the materials you need to make a unique installation piece using cardboard rolls and a variety of fabrics and textiles inspired by the amazing artist Myra Burg. Participate in our out-of-this-world light play activity to learn about the "Mother of Hubble," Nancy Roman, and dive into a STEM activity to discover the story of Naomi Parker. She's the historical war worker who inspired the iconic Rosie the Riveter. Let's have some fun while we celebrate the contributions of women past, present, and future! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) to view videos, released weekly, that will entertain and educate your little ones with stories, music, cooking, books, special guests and more.

March 3, 2024
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March 3, 2024
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1:00PM–6:00PM
All Day
Light It Up
MiChiMu in the Community

Light It Up at 1:00-6:00PM on Sunday, March 3 - Jam with Jamie’s Little Jam Fest at Jungle Island, Miami, FL

Mini Read-A-Long Monday March 4th
March 4, 2024
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March 4, 2024
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All Day
Mini Read-A-Long Monday
Special Events

Finish off Read Across America Week Mini Monday style!  Bring your little ones to catch our Theatre Troupe's performance of "Piggie and Gerald", paint wildly like the kid from "Ain't Gonna Paint," enjoy cooking Bibimbap inspired by Linda Sue Park’s book “Bee-bim Bop!” and find Spot in a giant scavenger hunt of "Where's Spot?" around the Museum.

March 9, 2024
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March 9, 2024
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9 AM - 11 AM
All Day
Sensory Friendly Saturday
Special Events

On the second Saturday of every month, Miami Children’s Museum offers a sensory-friendly experience for children with disabilities and their families. We’re celebrating Women’s History Month with Challenge Island® as they merge sensory, engineering, and imagination. Enjoy a sensory-friendly performance and art project, and as always, explore the Museum in a sensory-modified, supportive setting with limited admission and sound and lighting adjustments. Our goal is to provide your child with the opportunity to engage in social interactions, improve their sensory processing, and optimize their understanding of and participation in natural environments.

Click HERE to reserve free tickets for Sensory Friendly Saturday. Space is limited so register today! If you need assistance, please call 305-373-5437 x130.

Sensory Programming at Miami Children's Museum is sponsored in part by The Ethel and Harry Reckson Foundation/Michael Spritzer & Marjorie Baron.

March 9, 2024
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March 9, 2024
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11:00AM
All Day
Meet at the Bridge Event
MiChiMu in the Community

Meet at the Bridge Event at 11:00AM on Saturday, March 9 at Arch Creek Park and Nature Center, North Miami, FL

Quarterly Conversations: World Holidays Cultures, Traditions and Acceptance
March 13, 2024
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March 13, 2024
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1PM
All Day
Quarterly Conversations: Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Inspiring Girls to Lead
Special Events

Join the Miami Children’s Museum on March 13th at 1 pm EST as we talk with some amazing women who have shattered the glass ceiling and made a lasting impact in their community. They’ll be sharing their stories of overcoming obstacles they’ve faced, problems they’ve solved, and how to inspire girls of today to be leaders of tomorrow.

We invite you to register HERE and join us for a lively discussion and Q&A. See you there!

March 16, 2024
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March 17, 2024
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All Day
Girl Power Palooza!
Special Events

You’re invited to join us for an awesome weekend celebration that's all about how amazing girls are! We have loads of fun activities planned, exciting live performances, and some pretty cool women from our community joining us for Q&A sessions. We can't wait to show you how you can make a difference in the world, starting right now! Our goal is to empower young girls with the knowledge that they are never too little to achieve great things.

March 22, 2024
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March 24, 2024
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All Day
Lion Guard Exhibit Opening
Special Events

Join us for a roaring good time as we open our Lion Guard Exhibit. Join beloved characters Kion, Bunga, and the rest of the Lion Guard gang through May 2024. We’ll kick off the exhibit's run with fun activities inspired by the African savanna, an interactive drumming session, and a performance by our Theater Troupe of their original production, Simama Nami

March 23, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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12:30PM & 4:00PM
All Day
Show Time! Simama Nami (Come Stand with Me) | Auditorium
Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Catch our original production, a salute to African Storytelling, through music, song, puppetry, and movement. Join a rhino, chimp, and dung beetle as they band together to save the savanna.

March 25, 2024
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March 25, 2024
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All Day
Mini Lion Cub Monday
Weekly Programs

The Lion Guard exhibit has officially opened and it's time to celebrate and explore the Mini Monday way with Mini Lion Cub Monday.  Drum along with percussive African beats, create and taste some delicious lion-shaped pancakes, and see the Miami Children's Museum Theater Troupe's production of "Simama Nami (Come Stand with Me)."

“The playing adult steps sideward into another reality; the playing child advances forward to new stages of mastery.” – Erik H. Erikson

Programming for Mini Mondays is sponsored by Florida Dairy Farmers.

March 30, 2024
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March 31, 2024
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All Day
Spring Fling Easter Celebration
Special Events

Spring has arrived and it's time to celebrate the sunshine! Join us for some fun-filled activities, including exploring our spring-inspired sensory bins, participating in an egg and spoon obstacle course, and creating egg-shaped art in our Art Studio. Don't forget to join our Egg-cellent Egg Hunt and receive a goody bag! The Egg Hunt will also have "beep eggs" to make the experience more sensory-friendly.

This event is sponsored by Florida Dairy Farmers.