Directions & Parking


Hands On Children’s Museum
414 Jefferson St. NE
Olympia, WA  98501

Phone: (360) 956-0818
Fax: (360) 754-8626


Parking Map

Parking Map

Download a copy of the Parking Map.


The Museum parking lot is $1.50 per hour. 

Please pay at the pay station at the south end of the lot closest to the Museum. You may also pay at the front desk. A vehicle description will be written down instead of a printed parking ticket.

The parking lot may be full on weekends, but metered street parking (free on weekends) is available on surrounding streets.

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 ensure there is room for circulation for all guests. Inquire at the front desk if you have special circumstances.

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