Curious Kids’ Museum is temporarily closed for fire damage repairs.

Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone November hours: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday *see exceptions below*: 10am-5pm with NO reservations required! Walk right in!  Wednesday: 10am-7pm (excluding November 23 and Christmas Break)) NO reservations required! Saturday: Online reservations for Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone are required on Saturday and any school break (Thanksgiving, Christmas Break, Spring Break and Summer). Reserved timed entry begins at 9:30am and continues every hour through 3:30pm but your admission is good through 5pm! Woohoo! Click here for RESERVATIONS.

Wee Discover is back! Click here for more info!

Mark your calendars to count down to the new year with us at NOON on Saturday, December 31st! Fun and activities! More info to come!

Inclement Weather: We want you and your little ones safe! Please check our website on days when they weather is super snowy, visibility is low or roads are icy (or there is potential for a late afternoon or early evening storm) as we could open late, close all day or close early. Check our website after 8:30am (or after 2:30pm if there’s an early afternoon evening storm a-brewing) to see if we are open. You are our first priority! 

We're open today! : 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Call us for more info: Visit our 2nd location, Curious Kids' Discovery Zone, while the Curious Kids' Museum is closed due to small fire. Curious Kids' Discovery Zone is OPEN Tuesdays-Fridays, 10am-5pm and Saturdays require online reservations beginning at 9:30am and continuing every hour through 3:30pm...but your admission is valid through 5pm! All school breaks will require online reservations as well (Thanksgiving break, Christmas vacation, spring break and all of summer). Click the link above to reserve your spots.: Questions? Call 269-982-8500

Plan Your Visit

YES! Our 2nd location Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone (below the bluff in the Silver Beach Center) is OPEN AND just steps away from Curious Kids’ Museum! Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone, 333 Broad Street, St. Joseph, MI.

Curious Kids’ Museum experienced an attic fire this summer and is temporarily closed. If you have any questions, please call us at 269-983-2543. Thank you all for understanding and showing us so much love and support! It will reopen…check back for updates! In the meanwhile, visit us at our Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone!

*****Hours and reservation links listed below.

A FEW THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW BEFORE RESERVING YOUR TICKETS:

We’ve heard you! You are loving the limited capacity! More space for your family to play, more exhibit availability and more fun! We’ll continue the online reservations for Christmas Break, Spring Break, Summer vacations and all Saturdays during the school year

We are currently not accepting school groups, daycare groups, birthday parties at this time.

Check your time zone! ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME.

Admission to Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone is $6 per person ages 12 months and up. 

If a date is not listed below, it is closed that day. 

When you hit the link to reserve a day/time, if an error message pops up when trying to reserve your time, that time is at capacity and not able to reserve anymore tickets. Please try another time or day.

Open dates/hours and walk up dates vs. online reservation dates:

Wednesday, November 23: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Thursday, November 24: CLOSED. Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 25: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30 pm! Your entry is good through 5pm!Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets!

Saturday, November 26: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30 pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets!

Tuesday, November 29: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Wednesday November 30: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-7pm– walk ups only! No reservations required!

Thursday, December 1: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Friday, December 2: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Saturday, December 3: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30 pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! More December dates coming soon!

Tuesday, December 6: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Wednesday, December 7: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-7pm– walk ups only! No reservations required!

Thursday, December 8: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Friday, December 9: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Saturday, December 10: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! More December dates coming soon!

Tuesday, December 13: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Wednesday, December 14: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-7pm– walk ups only! No reservations required!

Thursday, December 15: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Friday, December 16: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Saturday, December 17: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! More December dates coming soon!

Tuesday, December 20: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Wednesday, December 21: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-7pm– walk ups only! No reservations required!

Thursday, December 22: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Friday, December 23: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Open 10am-5pm- walk ups only! No reservations required!

Saturday, December 24: Closed– Have yourself a Merry little Christmas!

Tuesday, December  27: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Wednesday December  28: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Thursday, December  29: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Friday, December  30: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Saturday, December  31: Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  CLOSING AT 3pm!  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm! Your entry is good through 3pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Tuesday, January 3- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Wednesday, January 4- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Thursday, January 5- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Friday, January 6- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Saturday, January 7- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone-  Choose to enter at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm or 3:30pm! Your entry is good through 5pm! Click here to reserve your Discovery Zone tickets! 

Wednesday, January 11- Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- 10am -5pm. Walk ups only! No reservations required! (We will close at 5pm on Wednesdays in January and probably February…check back prior to each month to verify Wednesday closing time. We hope to be back to 7pm closing time on Wednesdays again in March!)

Thursday, January 12-  Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone- 10am -5pm. Walk ups only! No reservations required!

More January dates coming soon!

Hours

Click here to see full list of upcoming hours.

Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone (excluding any school break) hours are:

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10am-5pm -no reservations required! Just walk up!

Wednesday: 10am-7pm- no reservations required! Just walk up!

Saturday: Online reservations are required, starting at 9:30am- 3:30pm…but your time is good through 5pm!

****Thanksgiving Break, Christmas Break, Spring Break and Summer will require online reservations daily. Use link above to reserve your tickets.

 

CURIOUS KIDS’ MUSEUM                  7/2022: Closed due to fire. Check back for reopen date! Be sure to visit our Discovery Zone in the Silver Beach Center just below the bluff from Curious Kids’ Museum! 🙂

CURIOUS KIDS’ DISCOVERY ZONE        Dates and hours vary. Click here to see calendar of dates and times and to purchase tickets to Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone. Each session has a limited capacity. No walk up sales at this time.

 

Directions

415 Lake Boulevard
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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333 Broad St.
St. Joseph, MI 49085

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(LOCATED IN THE SILVER BEACH CENTER, JUST STEPS AWAY FROM CURIOUS KIDS’ MUSEUM)

Admission

Currently closed due to fire. Check back for reopen date!

Free for Curious Kids’ Museum members or Curious Kids’ Museum Benefactor members and guests under 12 months.

 

 

$6 per person, ages 12 months and older.

Free for  Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone or Curious Kids’ Museum Benefactor members and guests under 12 months. Honoring Curious Kids’ Museum memberships for the duration of the Curious Kids’ Museum closure.

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Give the gift of a memory! Memberships make a great gift and last for one full year! Gift Certificates are also available! Support a local small non-profit AND give the perfect gift…guaranteed to not break!

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