COME EXPLORE!  The Mid-Hudson Children's Museum is the ideal destination for families with children ages 0-6.  We offer exhibits and educational programs that get kids moving, exploring, building, pretending, collaborating, creating and discovering.


GRAND OPENING OF THE SCIENCE CENTER @ MHCM!   It's finally official!  At the end of February 2016 we will be opening The Science Center @ MHCM!  This new space is dedicated to early STEM education and invites young children and families to explore physics, engineering, light, color, magnetism and more through open-ended, hands-on play. In addition to new and updated exhibits, be sure to check out our Pop-up Science Cart, which will be home base for live science demonstrations, shows and special activities.  Learn more... 


UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS!  From silly to messy, so much is happening at the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum - you won't want to miss a thing!  View Calendar...


MUSEUM MEMBERSHIP!   Enjoy free admission, special discounts and other benefits for one full year by becoming a MHCM Member.  Join online today! 


MAKE A GIFT, MAKE THINGS HAPPEN!  Support all that you love about the Mid-Hudson Children's Museum by making a gift to the Annual Fund.  Gifts are put to work immediately and help us make super cool exhibits and out-of-this-world educational programs. Make a gift...

IN THE NEWS!  The Mid-Hudson Children's Museum is helping to create a community in which each and every child develops curiosity, confidence and self-worth. Learn more... 

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Mid-Hudson Children's Museum

75 North Water Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601


Fax: 845.471.0415