IMPORTANT: Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events may be canceled or postponed. Please check with individual event organizers for the latest information about cancellations.

DuPage Children's Museum

DuPage Children's Museum



Explore, create, build, wonder, discover, think, play, and more. DuPage Children’s Museum is SERIOUS FUN – for the whole family! Kids are playing and having while learning important lessons about S.T.E.A.M.*  and the world all around them.

The Museum is a unique learning environment offering over 17,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space packed with innovative, hands-on ways to explore art, math, and science – inspiring curiosity, creativity, thinking, and problem solving in all who visit. The

View more


DuPage Children's Museum

301 N. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540


  • ico-y-knife.pngCheese Coffee Caf Downtown
  • ico-y-knife.pngLiu Chinese Fast Food
  • ico-y-knife.pngVinaigrette
  • ico-y-knife.pngGarcias Kitchen The Original
  • ico-y-knife.pngRoute 66 Malt Shop
  • ico-y-knife.pngBottger Mansion of Old Town
  • ico-y-wscreen.pngBottger Mansion of Old Town
  • ico-y-wscreen.pngLiu Chinese Fast Food
  • ico-y-wscreen.pngBottger Mansion of Old Town
  • ico-y-wscreen.pngLiu Chinese
  • ico-y-wscreen.pngVinaigrette

Accessibility Information

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 of children with accessibility needs and community professionals. Sensory Stories, Therapeutic Play Guide, Picture Communication Symbol Guide, and basic adaptive equipment are available. For more information, visit our website at or call 630.637.8000.


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.


Hours During the School Year: Monday - Thursday*, 9 am - 4 pm; Friday, 9 am - 8 pm; Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm; Sunday, Noon - 5 pm. Summer Hours: Monday - Friday*, 9 am - 4 pm; Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm; Sunday, Noon - 5 pm. *On the Third Thursday each month, the Museum is open until 8 pm. Special/Holiday Hours: Halloween - Open until 1 pm. The Museum is CLOSED on the following holidays: New Years Day; Easter Sunday; Memorial Day; Fourth of July; Labor Day; Thanksgiving; Christmas Eve - December 24; Christmas Day; New Year's Eve. Hours are subject to change without notice - please visit our website at for the most up to date information.


$12 Children - $12 Adults - $10 Seniors - Children under 1 year are Free

Support the Arts in DuPage!

Arts DuPage, an initiative of the DuPage Foundation, seeks to promote engagement and investment in the arts and creativity for all in the DuPage region. Please help us in this important work by clicking the button below and making a donation today. Thank you for your support!