Every 30 minute, 7 Days; 9.30 am - 5:00 pm

857-234-3375
info@bostonsightseeing.us
Every 30 minute, 7 Days; 9.30 am - 5:00 pm

Boston Children's Museum

With a mission to inspire lifelong learning through play, the Boston Children's Museum offers a wide range of hands-on exhibits and activities to engage and delight children of all ages.


Location

Located at 308 Congress Street, Boston, the Boston Children's Museum is where children can learn, play, and explore. It has been entertaining and educating families since 1913, making it one of the oldest children's museums in the world. With its interactive exhibits and hands-on activities, this Museum is a must-visit destination for families looking to have a fun and educational day in Boston.

History of the Museum

The Boston Children's Museum has a rich history of over 100 years. It was founded by local science teachers who wanted to create an immersive learning experience for children outside the classroom. The Museum started with only one room dedicated to natural history and has since expanded to a four-floor building with over 88,000 square feet of exhibit space. It has continuously evolved, adding new exhibits and programs to keep up with the changing times.

Activities for Children

The Boston Children's Museum offers various activities catering to children of all ages. From toddlers to tweens, there is something for every child to enjoy. The Museum is divided into different themed areas, such as Art Studio, Play Space, and Construction Zone. Each area has hands-on activities encouraging children to use their imagination and creativity. Some popular exhibits include the New Balance Climb, where children can climb through a two-story structure, and the Japanese House, where they can experience traditional Japanese culture.

Nearby Attractions

Planning a visit to the Boston Children's Museum? Make sure you also explore some of the nearby attractions. Just a short walk away is the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, where children can learn about an important event in American history. Stroll along the beautiful Fort Point Channel or picnic at Moakley Park.



Plan Your Visit

The Boston Children's Museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and offers discounted tickets for seniors and military personnel. For the ultimate experience, combine your visit to the museum and Sightseeing tour of Boston; take a tour with the Boston Sightseeing, which will take you to all the major attractions and landmarks of Boston.

Our Tour Packages

Single Ride Pass

Single Ride Pass

$37.00

Explore Boston in 80 Minutes
  • City Tour Single Ride
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off
  • Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off All  Day

Hop-On Hop-Off All Day

$43.00

Boston City Sightseeing Tour
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Boston Tour
  • Double Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

$58.00

Hop-0n Hop-Off - Boston & Cambridge Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off Boston Tour
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

$89.00

City Tour Highlights With 2 Days Pass
  • Hop-on Hop-off Boston Tour
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
  • 2 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Night Tour

Night Tour

$43.00

Boston's Vibrant Evening Tour
  • City tour Single Ride
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off
  • Cambridge Tour
  • 75 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue Route Tour

Attractions To Explore Near This Stop

What to Do in Boston On Next Weekend
What to Do in Boston On Next Weekend

Boston is a vibrant city with plenty to do all year round. From its rich history, outdoor attractions, and cultural attractions...

13 Best Fun Things To Do In Boston In Winter
13 Best Fun Things To Do In Boston In Winter

Winter in Boston may be chilly, but that doesn't mean the city slows down. It's a popular time of year for tourists and locals alike...

Best Single Ride Pass Service In Boston
Best Single Ride Pass Service In Boston

MAKE OUR CITY, YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE! Whether you’re just breezing through or enjoying an extended stay