Discover, Learn and Imagine at the Children’s Museum of Brownsville

The Children’s Museum of Brownsville offers hands-on creative and interactive exhibits, workshops and special events to children and families of the Rio Grande Valley. Come and visit us and discover A World of Learning.


Tuesday to Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday: 12 PM - 5 PM
Closed Monday during the School Year
Monday: 12 PM - 5 PM (Summer and Spring Break Only)View Calendar


Admission: $8 per person
Children under 1 year: Free
Community Free Night: Check our calendar for the next available date
Community Nights Proudly Sponsored by View the Year Pass


The Children’s Museum of Brownsville is located in the heart of Dean Porter Park in the Mitte Cultural District at 501 E. Ringgold Street #5 Dean Porter Park.Get Directions


Help your child learn about empathy this Holiday season by donating non perishable food items to the Children's Museum all this week. We will be giving all food collected to the Good Neighbor Settlement House. For each item of food donated, your child will receive a FREE book- up to 3 books per child at a time! ...

Children's Museum of Brownsville updated their cover photo. ...

We had so much fun at the Children's Museum of Brownsville this weekend! Why not be part of the fun this week. We're open Tuesday to Saturday 10-5 and Sundays 12-5! ...

Join us today from 11:00-3:00 for our Peep and the Big, Wide World Pre-K Science Day! Today we will be learning about ramps with hands on activities run by Engineering students from UTRGV, ramp art, ramp stories, and an episode of Peep!

When you come make sure to bring a food donation for our food drive benefiting Good Neighbor Settlement House. For every donation a child makes, they will receive a free book, up to 3 maximum per visit. It's a great way to build your child's personal library while helping our community!

From Our Blog

  • Spring Break Kick Off

    The kids are out of school and there is nothing to do! Come by the Children’s Museum and enjoy all the exhibits and activities. We hope you can join us all week long.  
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  • World Wide Day of Play 2015

    This years event is a little later in the year to help with the heat. We hope you can join us as we celebrate get outside and play day in conjunction with Nickelodeon. The Children’s Museum is open 10-5pm and the activities outside run from 11-3pm. Everyone can enjoy the outside activities for Free. Admission […]
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  • New Outdoor Learning Garden

    Thank you to everyone that joined the fun at the new outdoor learning garden. We hope you enjoy this new addition to the Children’s Museum of Brownsville.
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