Children’s Museum of Wilmington

The Children's Museum of Wilmington has twelve dynamic exhibits, an outdoor courtyard, a courtyard garden, and event room spanning over 17,000 square feet

Presented by RossCo Innovations LLC


The Children’s Museum of Wilmington stimulates children’s imagination, curiosity and love of learning. Our Museum celebrates the joys of childhood by providing magical and playful experiences for children of all ages and their adult company.

Our Goal: For all visitors to learn amazing things about themselves and the world in which we live through informal, playful, hands-on and child-directed experiences. In our warm and inviting environment, children find ample opportunity to explore and better understand art, science, culture and more through engaging exhibits and weekly programs.


Memorial Day – Labor Day

Monday – Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM

Sunday: 1 PM – 5 PM

Labor Day – Memorial Day

Monday: Closed*

Tuesday – Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM

Sunday: 1 PM – 5 PM


$9.75 – per person

Military: $8.75

Seniors: $8.75

Children Under 12 Months: FREE

Members: FREE

How You Can Help!

The Children’s Museum of Wilmington a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and depends upon donations to continue its mission of providing a safe and fun place where children can actively learn through creative and imaginative play!

Donations and Sponsorship opportunities are available, needed and greatly appreciated!

2017 Membership Benefits

Children’s Museum Partners with Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium
Museum Members will now receive HALF OFF admission to our Ocean Isle partners, the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium. We also offer half off admission to members of these locations at the Children’s Museum of Wilmington. The Museum of Coastal Carolina is located at 21 East Second Street in Ocean Isle Beach, NC. For more information on the Museum of Coastal Carolina and the Ingram Planetarium, visit or call (910) 579-1016.

Children’s Museum Partners with Memories of a Child
We are thrilled to announce that the we are partnering with Memories of a Child to bring discounts and incentives to our visitors and members! Below is our current promotion, check back for more offers!

Show us your Memories of a Child receipt and receive 10% off your admission total.
Bring your CMoW receipt to Memories of a Child and receive 10% off your purchase

* * Must be redeemed within a week of the date listed on the receipt * *