Welcome to the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center

Topeka’s Premier Interactive Children’s Museum

Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Thursday: 9AM - 3PM

Friday: 9AM - 3PM
(Open every 4th Friday until 7:30 PM)

Saturday: 10AM - 5PM

Sunday: 1PM - 5PM

Admission Rates:

Kids & Adults: $7.75 
Seniors (65+): $6.75 
Infants (until 1 year) & Members: FREE


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Dec 11th: David Massengill - Book Making Workshop

Dec 13th: Day of the Horse

Dec 17th: National Wreaths Across America Day

Dec 23rd: School's Out Celebration

Dec 30th : National Baking Soda Day

Dec 31st:  Noon Year's Eve Celebration 
                      Pre-registration required!

Tuesdays: 10AM "Toddler Tuesday" 

Wednesdays: 10AM "Wee Wednesday"

Thursdays: 10AM "Tiny Tots" with Miss Britany

Saturdays: 1 PM  S.T.E.A.M. Floor Programming

*schedule subject to change



Become a Member of the KCDC Family

Choose the membership category that’s just right for you!  All memberships are good for a full year (12 months from the date of purchase). Sign up today for a year of Serious Fun!

Happy Families, a Happy Community

Your generous financial gift is an essential part in making the Discovery Center a vital educational resource for our children, families & educators!  The support you give today impacts the lives of our community's dreamers, teachers and leaders of tomorrow.

Thank you for your tax-deductible gift! Donations support:

  • Educational Programming
  • New Exhibits and Interactives
  • KCDC Cares Fund for subsidized field trips, free passes and special programs for students and families in need