Welcome to the Edwardsville Children’s Museum! Whether you’re looking for a great field trip destination, an awesome spot to host your child’s birthday party, or just want a great family-friendly place to spend the day in Edwardsville, Illinois, we’ve got just what you want!

THANK YOU!!!! Our museum has been saved, thanks to you!

You can continue to support us by clicking on the ‘Donate Here’ button on the right side of the screen. It will lead you to our secure PayPal account. Every dollar helps keep the Museum open and brings in new exhibits and programs!

New Exhibit Openings!!

Come check out our great new exhibits!

  • Scott Credit Union-Our new interactive bank teaches you everything you need to know to spend, share, and save!  A big thank you to Scott Credit Union!
  • Hyten Dentist Office-Come learn all about your teeth while pretending to be a real dentist!  Made possible by Hyten Dental!
  • Nette’s Reading Nook-Come share our love of reading in our darling updated library!
  • Bella Milano Cafe-Cook up something delicious in our beautiful new café!  Thank you to Bella Milano, Edwardsville for the sponsorship!
  • YMCA Fitness Studio-This exhibit is perfect for the most active kids!  From balls and bean bags, to a sit and reach box, balance beam and ballet bar it has something to get everyone moving!  Made possible by the Edwardsville YMCA!
  • Highland Recycling Center-What happens to your trash after it leaves your house?  Find out in our interactive exhibit made possible by Highland Recycling!
  • Coming Soon!!  Dairy Queen Ice Cream Parlor, where kids can serve up delicious treats and Vine Florist where they can create their own arrangements and learn all about color combinations!

Fall/Winter Events and Classes!!

From preschool playgroup and baby sign language to arts classes, family events and more!  Check out our offerings under the events and programs tabs!  Call the museum, stop by or email abby@edwardsvillechildrensmuseum.org to register!



Plan Your Visit

Are you planning on spending a day with us? Here is some valuable information that will help make sure your day is perfect! Learn More

Birthday Parties

Throw the birthday party that will make your child the envy of every kid on the block! Check out how you can have a party at the Edwardsville Children's Museum here! Learn More

Support Us

We couldn't do what we do if it wasn't for the support of awesome sponsors like you. If you'd like to help us to keep running strong, click here! Learn More