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How People Make Things POSTPONED

Presented by DuPage Children's Museum at DuPage Children's Museum, Naperville IL

Ongoing
How People Make Things POSTPONED

Kids are curious

Ever wonder how a box becomes a box? Or how a sneaker becomes a sneaker? Children do. At How People Make Things, kids learn firsthand about the tools and processes used to make every day objects. It’s just one more way we inspire children to think outside the box.

Every object has a story of how it is made

Children today can feel removed from how common items in their lives are made – their toys, clothes and more. How People Make Things tells the story of how familiar childhood objects

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ADMISSION INFO

Adult: $13

Child: $13

Senior: $10

Contact: 630.637.8000

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jul 6, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jul 7, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 8, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 9, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 10, 2020 at 09:00 am - 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 11, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 12, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jul 13, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jul 14, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 15, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 16, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 17, 2020 at 09:00 am - 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 18, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 19, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jul 20, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jul 21, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 22, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 23, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 24, 2020 at 09:00 am - 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jul 25, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jul 26, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jul 27, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jul 28, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jul 29, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jul 30, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jul 31, 2020 at 09:00 am - 08:00 pm (Fri)
  • Aug 1, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Aug 2, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Aug 3, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Mon)
  • Aug 4, 2020 at 09:00 am - 04:00 pm (Tue)

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Additional time info:

HOURS
Monday-Thursday 9 am to 4 pm
Friday 9 am to 8 pm
Saturday-Sunday 9 am to 5 pm

The Museum will be CLOSED on Sunday, April 12.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

DuPage Children's Museum

301 N. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540

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PARKING INFO

Free, on-site parking is available in our own parking lot. On our busiest days, street parking is also available. The Museum is just across the street from the train station – Ride the Metra BNSF line to the Naperville stop.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Info
    • TTD/TTY
    • Volume Control Telephone
    • Wheelchair Access

DCM regularly collaborates with community agencies and special needs organizations to assist with accessibility and programming. DCM has an All Accessibility Advisory Committee consisting of parents

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