Hours & Admission
Outdoor Discovery Center
- Closed at 4:45pm, spring/summer months
- Open late for FIRST FRIDAY NIGHT from 5-9pm
- Trike Depot hours vary, depending on weather and staffing
Additional Members-Only Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9-10am
Arts Walk 2018
April 27, 5-9pm FREE MUSEUM ADMISSION
Adult visitors and families welcome! Tour the Museum's beautiful collection of artwork and create art of your own in our Arts & Parts Studio.
April 28, All Day
Adult visitors and families are welcome to tour the Museum's beautiful collection of artwork.
Seniors (65+): $11.95
Military / First Responder / Foster (with valid ID): $11.95
Babies (0-23 months) are free but a ticket is still required
Washington State EBT cardholders: Two guests admitted free of charge everyday when presenting EBT Card and ID. $2 for every additional guest.
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*Please remember children under age 16 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult.
Free & Reduced Admission
Thanks to the Museum's many generous sponsors: The Hands On Children's Museum is committed to being accessible to all children and their families, regardless of their ability to pay. We are able to regularly sponsor visits and memberships.
Washington State EBT Cardholders admitted free of charge everyday when presenting EBT Card & ID (two guests admitted free of charge with $2 admission for every additional guest).
For the comfort of our visitors and their families, we are a Weapons-Free Zone. We ask that visitors not bring any sharp objects or concealed weapons into the museum.
What about other special restrictions?
We are also a Tobacco & Vape-Free Zone. We ask that visitors do not smoke on museum property, including the Outdoor Discovery Center and entrance areas.