Plan Your Visit
Key information for your visit!
The Hands On Children's Museum is annually selected Best Family Entertainment and Best Museum in the Best of South Sound contest. Hands On is a regular finalist for Best Fun Place to Take Kids in the King 5 Best of Western Washington contest. We are also a family favorite on Yelp and continuously receive a Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor.
The museum has special event hours a few times a year. Check the hours in the top right-hand corner of our home page for today's hours of operation.
Our website offers specific pages to help you plan your visit:
- Hours and Admission
- Directions and Parking
- Field Trips
- Birthday Parties
- Special Military Programs
- Museum Tours
- Area Attractions (e.g., restaurants, playgrounds, lodging)
- Sensory-Friendly Guide
We also have detailed information about:
Be sure to check out our calendar for upcoming events and programs!
If you have any other questions, please feel free to call us at (360) 956-0818.
Prefer a quieter museum experience? Please give us a call and we'll help you plan the best time for your visit.