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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.

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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

Mar 13th - Mar 13th
10:00 am-10:30 am
Birthday, Breakfast and Bingo Celebration

The museum is turning 21 and we’re inviting you to celebrate with us! On Saturday, March 13 from 10:00 – 10:30 am, we will be hosting a FREE virtual birthday party for anyone who wants to join the fun of games, breakfast demonstration and more. Register today and let us know if you want to … Continued