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Play is Serious Business at Stepping Stones Museum for Children.

In the 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.

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For Families

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

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Schools and Groups

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

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For Corporations

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

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ELLI Classrooms

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

Upcoming Events

Jun 21st - Jun 25th
9:00 am-12:00 pm
Virtual Space Camp

This Virtual Camp runs Monday, June 21  through Friday, June 25. Each day is from 9:00 am – noon. This camp will also have one day AT THE MUSEUM! Campers will learn about the rockets that carry astronauts, satellites and rovers out into space, our planetary neighbors of the solar system, asteroids that are constantly … Continued

Jul 12th - Jul 16th
9:00 am-12:00 pm
Virtual Music Makers Camp

This Virtual Camp runs Monday, July 12  through Friday, July 16. Each day is from 9:00 am – noon. This camp will also have one day AT THE MUSEUM! We all know and love Dan Dan the Music Man. He is so excited to take you on a musical journey to learn the science of … Continued

Aug 16th - Aug 20th
9:00 am-12:00 pm
Virtual Paleontology Camp

This Virtual Camp runs Monday, August 16  through Friday, August 20. Each day is from 9:00 am – noon. This camp will also have one day AT THE MUSEUM! Each day will explore a different aspect of dinosaur history, from our own backyard to the farthest reaches of the globe. Children will discover the origin … Continued