For Kids & Families

The Museum offers programs for kids and families to explore art, history, and culture. From Retro Storytime to Kids’ Day Out to summer camps, you’re sure to find something fun at the museum. Visit the calendar links to the right to find your fun!

Kids’ Day Out

Kids in the dance studio

Come have fun when school is out! Discover history through hands-on activities and exploration of KidScape and museum exhibits, play games, and enjoy down time.

Dates: June 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, and August 9th, 10th, and 11th.


Fee: $35 per child 

This program is available for ages 6-10. 

Bring a lunch, snacks, and water bottle and dress for the weather - we will go outside if we can. We are open from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., but you may drop off and pick up at any time. Call to register (913) 831-3359. 

For program questions, call the museum at (913) 715-2570.

We require all participants to complete personal information forms for each child that we will keep for the school year. You will receive an email after registration with the form.

Museum Birthday Parties

Franks BirthdayCome celebrate with us! Your child will love exploring KidScape with their friends—the place where history and fun connect!

Enjoy playing in KidScape and a 90-minute private party in the museum classroom. Bring your own refreshments and party supplies, but please leave your helium balloons, tape, and glitter at home. Reserve your spot today by calling (913) 715-2570!

Birthday Package Includes:

  • 90-minute room rental for up to 30 people (additional guests pay standard admission fees)
  • Three hours of exploration time in KidScape. 

Cost is $175