The Austin Museum Partnership is a consortium of Austin-area museums organized in 1998 to promote collaborations for the mutual benefit of the public and the museums.
Looking for a unique and fun learning experience for your child? Visit the Austin Children’s Museum where kids learn as they play! The Museum provides exciting opportunities for children to develop their creative thinking skills with the support of the adults in their lives. Located on 2nd and Colorado in Downtown Austin, the museum is home to permanent exhibits such as Funstruction Zone; Ready, Set, Roll; Global City; and many more plus rotating feature exhibits. With over 200,000 visitors annually it is a tourist hotspot and a local favorite.
201 Colorado Street (map it)
Mondays: 9am-Noon (Baby Bloomers 0-3 only) Tuesdays - Saturdays: 10am-5pm Community Night Wednesdays: 5-8pm Sundays: Noon-5pm (4-5pm free admission)
Admission is $6.50 per person. Children 12-23 months are $4.50. Children under 12 months are free.