Stop by the Staten Island Children's Museum and experience New York's one and only indoor-outdoor interactive museum for children.

Kids will have a blast at the museum as they learn and play with several hands-on exhibitions that will teach them about bugs, water and world exploration. You will also find children's workshops and special performances are the norm at the Staten Island Children's Museum. This is a great environment for kids to learn more about the world around them as well as make friends with other children.


Bug Exhibit
In this exciting installation, children are able to crawl through a human sized ant hill. They will also have the opportunity to see a caterpillar's transformation and the birth of a bee.

House About It
Work with real construction tools and see a house in its initial stages. Children also get the chance to decorate and test out their design skills.

Did You Know

  • The Staten Island Children's Museum was actually founded by a group of parents in 1974.

How To Get There

  • J, Z to Broad Street station.

  • R to Whitehall Street station.

  • 1 to South Ferry station.

  • 4, 5 to Bowling Green station.

  • S40 bus to Snug Harbor Road stop.

Make The Most Of Your New York Pass

- Entry to the Staten Island Children's Museum is normally $8.

- The New York Pass grants you free entry to the museum plus over 100 attractions in New York City.


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During school year
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday 11:00am - 5:00pm

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1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301


718 273-2060