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At the Museum - Feb 8th
Mid-Winter Break Camp registration is NOW OPEN! Register your child for a half or full day of camp.

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HandsOn
Located on Olympia's Waterfront

Address

Hands On Children's Museum
414 Jefferson St. NE
Olympia, WA 98501
Phone: (360) 956-0818
Fax: (360) 754-8626

Directions

From I-5: Take Exit 105 toward Port of Olympia. Merge onto Plum St. SE and continue onto East Bay Drive. NE. Turn left onto State Street. NE. Take the 2nd right onto Jefferson Street. NE. Follow signs to parking. 

Parking 

The Museum parking lot  is $1 per hour. 

Please pay at the pay station at the south end of the lot closest to the Museum. 

The parking lot may be full on weekends, but metered street parking (free on weekends) is available on surrounding streets, including: Olympia, Chestnut, Thurston, State, and Jefferson south of Olympia.  

Museum members can purchase annual parking passes. 

Please leave your stroller in your car. We ask that guests do not bring strollers into the galleries to make sure there is enough room for circulation for all guests. Inquire at the front desk if you have special circumstances.