Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City’s mission is to spark a lifelong love of learning through the power of play. We provide fun, dynamic exhibits and programs that integrate STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) learning for children eight years of age and younger, their parents, caregivers and teachers.


Learn*Play*Grow communicates our belief that children learn best through play and that fun, imaginative hands-on learning, can help them grow to their fullest potential. Interactive learning experiences with family and friends engage children’s natural motivation to learn and discover their world.


General Admission:                     $8

Age 64 and older:                         $7

Children younger than 2:            Free

Blue Star and active-duty military personnel (including National Guard & Reserve) and their families – Free Memorial Day through Labor Day.

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Wonderscope will be closed Sunday, April 1 for Easter

Monday: Closed

Tuesday through Friday: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Last entry at 4 p.m. – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:15 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Last entry at 4:30 p.m. – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:45 p.m.

Sunday: Noon – 5 p.m.
Last entry at 4:30 p.m. – exhibit rooms begin closing at 4:45 p.m.

Farm to Market and ArtWorks close at 4 p.m Tuesday through Friday and at 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

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