We are temporarily CLOSED from January 13th – 19th for the installation of our new, permanent exhibit, WILD CALIFORNIA. The museum will re-open on January 20th.

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This event will be a special one – we’re unveiling our first permanent exhibit, WILD CALIFORNIA! Join us for our 4th annual family-friendly gala supporting Southern California Children’s Museum! You’ll be one of the first guests to experience our new exhibit plus there will be good food, fun crafts and great friends! READ MORE

We have worked hard over the past two years and are incredibly excited to announce the Wild California exhibit grand opening on JANUARY 27, 2020! We are grateful to this community for helping us bring our collective vision to life and remain committed to our mission of cultivating a child’s wonder, stimulating curiosity, and motivating learning through interactive exhibits, creative experiences and dramatic play, all while promoting the diversity of Southern California. READ MORE

NEW at SCCM! Does your little one love the mess but you don’t love the clean up? Come play with us! We’ve got you covered. Let’s get messy together exploring different textures, using our imaginations and getting creative together. READ MORE

FUN WITH FOOD with Cottonwood Home – holiday edition!

Learn basic kitchen fundamentals like measuring, chopping, and tasting with healthy, fresh ingredients! So much fun when you get to enjoy your own creation! READ MORE

Are you part of a playgroup, Mom Tribe, Stay-At-Home parent group or homeschool circle? Or maybe you and your group of friends just need a place for your kiddos to burn off energy in the afternoon! READ MORE

We’re five years old this year! FIVE! Isn’t that something to be proud of? We think so, too! We’ve had tens of thousands of visitors, some incredible events, shared the gift of play and fun, and are ready to take the next step. READ MORE

Do you know what this is? It’s the very beginning of the design phase of our permanent exhibit installation! This new chapter is made possible by your support!

If you’re excited about the future of our emerging non-profit children’s museum, we want to hear from YOU as we start this next adventure. READ MORE