Viator Travel Blog, a highly respected travel site on the internet, has named Miami Children’s Museum one of the “Ten Best Children’s Museums In The World.” This news comes following their recent Annual Gala where MCM raised nearly $1 million for educational programming.
In naming the MCM one of the world’s ten best Viator proclaimed the Museum: “Featuring 56,500 square feet of space to play, imagine and create. Families could easily spend all day exploring the museum’s many exhibits. Cure sick pets in Pet Central, play firefighter in the Safety Zone, give a checkup in the Health & Wellness Center of pick up groceries for dinner at the Supermarket. There are 14 themed rooms in total, each allowing children to learn while having fun.”
The Miami Children’s Museum offers bilingual and interactive exhibits; programs and classes and learning materials related to arts, culture, community and communication. They have 14 interactive galleries as well as housing many exciting and fun traveling exhibits. Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to realize their highest potential. Through arts and educational programs, MCM seeks to include and target all audiences in Miami’s changing and diverse community by becoming the “town center” for Miami-Dade County’s children and families.
Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Causeway on Watson Island in Miami, from June 8, 2013 – January 10, 2014. Entrance to the exhibit is included in each regular admission to the Museum. Admission is $16 for adults and children, $12 for Florida Residents, free for children under 1 year and admission for Members is complimentary.
Founded in 1983, Miami Children’s Museum is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to reach their highest potential. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to play together, learn, imagine and create. The 56,500-square-foot facility includes 14 galleries, classrooms, and a 200-seat auditorium. The museum offers hundreds of bilingual, interactive exhibits; programs and classes, including special needs classes; Subway restaurant; Gloria Martin Kid Smart Educational Gift Shop and learning materials related to arts, culture, community and communication. To learn more about the museum go here.