What is the Westchester Children's Museum?
We are a light-filled, colorful, vibrant learning space filled with interactive exhibits not found anywhere else in this region. We offer experiences in physics, science, art, technology, design, with places to climb, build, and explore
Open Wednesdays through Sundays
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The Westchester Children's Museum is a not-for-profit organization that relies on support from individuals, businesses and foundations. Learn more here
Chris Brown Illustrations
Opening March 29, on view through June 25, 2017
Our gallery will be filled with fun, funny, and smart cartoons featuring the timely work of Westchester-based illustrator, Christopher Brown. Mr. Brown is best known for his work featured in the Journal News, but has also illustrated books and magazines throughout the country.
Save the Date for these Upcoming Chris Brown Events:
A Grown-Up Night at the Museum
March 31, 6:30 - 8pm
Join us after dark to play in the Museum exhibits and enjoy a special evening with singer, songwriter, and cartoon illustrator Chris Brown.
Note: This is a 21 and over event, Tickets available HERE
Meet the Illustrator: Book reading and Cartooning Workshop
April 2, 11:00am
Together with children's author, D.M.Jack, Chris will explain the process of how illustrators create art for a children's book and editorial pictures for the newspaper. Visitors will have a chance to hear D.M.Jack read his new story "The Furnace Room", illustrated by Chris Brown (see cover photo below), and create their own newspaper illustration. All ages welcome, Included with Museum admission.
Westchester Children's Museum 1st Birthday
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 12-4pm
The Westchester Children’s Museum is celebrating its 1st Birthday with a party for everyone: first time visitors, repeat visitors, longtime supporters and new friends are invited! Check our birthday invitation for updates on activities, performance schedules and other news about this special day of play
Rigamajig is our new large-scale building kit featuring wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and rope for hands-on free play and playful STE(A)M learning. There are no right or wrong ways to go; playing and building is the goal!
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