Play is Serious Business at Stepping Stones Museum for Children.

In its 20 years of serving this region, our award-winning museum has reached nearly 7 million people. With the help of members, educators and community partners, we provide exceptional, playful learning opportunities for children that foster an understanding and appreciation of the world.

For Families

From daily programs to birthday parties, we have a variety of fun activities for the family.

Schools and Groups

All year long, we offer special programs, performances, and activities for your students to enjoy.

For Corporations

We’re a non-profit, educational resource dependent upon the generosity of our supporters.

ELLI Classrooms

The Early Language and Literacy Initiative (ELLI) is an interdisciplinary approach to early childhood education.

Upcoming Events

November 17
Celebrate Family With Holiday Happy Grams

Available now for $18 per Happy Gram for members; $20 per Happy Gram for nonmembers. The holidays are bound to look a little different this year. During a time meant to celebrate togetherness, physically being together isn’t possible for many families. That’s where we would like to (virtually) lend a hand! Let Stepping Stones Museum … Continued

November 21
5:30 pm-7:30 pm
Worldwide Light Celebration Car Parade

Treat your family to a spectacular holiday light display from the safe comfort of your car! Guests will enjoy a Luminescent Light Forest with nontraditional trees, a beautiful Evergreen display plus the museum’s very own talking trees, Twinkle and Twilight. A special looping light show will air on the museum’s indoor Light Gallery, complete with … Continued