Wonderscope is temporarily closed to as we monitor the COVID-19 outbreak. 

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A New Place for Play in 2020 

Wonderscope’s new destination children’s museum is coming to KC in fall 2020!  Located at Red Bridge Shopping Center,  the new Wonderscope will be a dynamic experience for learning through play, featuring hands-on exhibits and unique programming to inspire, educate, and entertain.

Watch the video below and learn more about the Capital Campaign. 


Click here to visit our YouTube channel!

Online Programs

Wonderscope may be closed temporarily, but you can still join us as we learn, play, and grow! We’re offering online programs for you to enjoy at home through our social media channels. You can find live-streams and other videos on our Facebook page, Instagram, and YouTube channel. Whether it’s Circle Time, a Treasure Hunt, or a project to create at home, we’re sure you’ll find something to enjoy!

SENSATIONAL PLAYGROUPS: On Thursdays, our programming will feature University of Kansas Occupational Therapy students live streaming special sensory-focused activities at 10:30am, each week exploring a different sense. Thursday, May 28, will feature the sense of smell. Click here for a materials sheet. Click here for an activities sheet. Click here for an informative sensory processing handout. 


In consideration of public health concerns surrounding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Wonderscope is temporarily closed. Learn more.

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 4:30pm
Last entry at 4:00pm – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:15pm

Saturday: 9am – 5pm
Last entry at 4:30pm – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:45pm

Sunday: 12pm – 5pm
Last entry at 4:30pm – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:45pm

Farm to Market and ArtWorks close at 4pm  Tuesday through Friday and 4:30pm on Saturday and Sunday. Museum closed for public visits on Monday.


Wonderscope Members: Free

Under 2 years: Free

2 years – 63 years:  $8

64+ years:  $7

Active Military, Reservists, and their family: $6 (With valid military ID)

Special Admission Programs:

Museums for All:  $3 (With EBT/SNAP/WIC ID)

Blue Star Museums:  Free admission for military and their families Armed Forces Day through Labor Day  (With valid military ID)

Veterans Day:  Free admission for active and retired military and their family on Veterans Day
(With valid military ID)

Learn more about these special admission programs.





Free admission with a valid Pogo Pass.

SAVE 20% when you purchase your Pogo Passes through this link.  
Discount will be applied automatically. If a code is ever requested, enter the code pogoscope.