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



MUSEUM AFTER HOURS DANCE PARTY
Friday, February 17, 5-6:30pm

Everybody’s invited to show off their moves at the Museum’s dance party! Each gallery will feature danceable music from a different era. Come ready to strut your stuff and enjoy all the Museum’s exhibits, too. Regular Museum Admission. Members Free

 

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club
Every Wednesday in March

A 4-Week After School Drop-off Program for Young Engineers and Scientists...Explore, build, and experiment with scientific concepts using our Museum exhibits as the foundation. For 3rd - 5th graders. 
Registration is now open, click here


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 

BLISS, oil and metals on canvas

BLISS, oil and metals on canvas

 

 

WINTER LIGHT: An Art Exhibit Featuring Work by Michelle Sakhai
On view through March 26

The beautiful, shimmering abstract paintings of Westchester-based artist Michelle Sakhai are a perfect companion to the winter season. Sakhai uses gold and silver leaf in her work to bring glitter and shimmer to the Museum's Art Gallery. Each irridescent piece offers an optical illusion - you will see something different in the color and imagery no matter where you stand. 

 

 

 

Cover illustration by Chris Brown for the Journal News

Cover illustration by Chris Brown for the Journal News

Christopher 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.


RIGAMAJIG   
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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