Discover nature’s way of teaching! Meet Kohl Children’s Museum’s newest permanent residents in this live animal display, a cooperative venture with Shedd Aquarium in Chicago.

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Open your imagination and explore one of the twentieth century’s most famed master artists! Kohl Children’s Museum presents a multi-sensory, hands-on exploration the work of artist Marc Chagall!

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Kohl Children’s Museum may be The Place Where Awesome Lives, but now you can take the Awesome home! We’ve created our At Home Zone to stock with simple extension activities you can do at home.

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Attention Teachers, Childcare Professionals, and Parents! Our new series of professional development workshops will give you the tools to be a better educator, plus you can earn Gateways credits. Next session is scheduled for August 11!

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The last Tuesday of every month is our Monthly Make Believe!

Each Monthly Make Believe gives you the opportunity to expand your imagination through dress-up, special theatre games, art programming and other fun activities on a monthly theme!

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  • Become a Museum Member Today

    Become a Museum Member Today

    Becoming a member allows you to enjoy great benefits such as free admission and birthday discounts.

  • Have Your Party with the Museum

    Have Your Party with the Museum

    There’s no better way to make the day special than by hosting a Museum birthday bash.

  • Plan a Field Trip to the Museum

    Plan a Field Trip to the Museum

    With 17 hands-on exhibits to explore, the Museum has everything you need for a successful field trip for children up to age 8.

Today at the Museum

Monthly Make Believe!: The last Tuesday of every
Art Adventures: Art Adventures Art
Fitness for All: Fitness for All activities
    • Hours


      9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
      (9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
      June – August)

      Tuesday – Saturday

      9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


      12 – 5 p.m.

      Members Only

      Monday – Saturday
      9 – 9:30 a.m.


      2100 Patriot Boulevard Glenview, IL 60026
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    • Admission

      Adults and Children:


      Grandparents and Seniors (55+):


      Infants Under 12 Months




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