The Museum is now open on Wednesday until 5:00 pm!

Come join us for an after-school play-date or just to get out some extra energy before heading home!

Wednesday: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Thursday: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,  1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Friday: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,  1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm,  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday: Closed for private events


One day admission:

Free - Under 12 months 

$10.00 - Children and Adults

$7.00 - 60+

$5.00 - EBT Card Holders

Free - Members

(see our membership page for details)


$AVE! There are many ways to save on admission- See details below about-

Library Passes

Museums for All 

World Membership 


Restrooms are located in the hallway just outside of the museum. Please ask the front desk for the keycode.



Ask at your local library if they are part of our Museum Pass Program. This pass is valid for one day and allows up to four people to receive half price admission to Cheshire Children's Museum.

Museums for All is an initiative of the Institute of Museum and Library Services that allows up to four individuals to receive discounted admission by displaying a valid ID and Electronic Benefits Transfers (EBT) card. (Please note, the EBT card is not used for payment, just proof of discount eligibility.) An admission of $2.00 per person over 12 months will be charged with cash, credit card, or valid check accepted as payment. 


Photography Permission Policy

Periodically, Cheshire Children's Museum (CCM) takes photographs and video of our visitors and activities for use in promotional and editorial material. With admission into CCM, you give permission to us for the recording of photographs and/or video of yourself and your dependents. You grant the CCM all rights to use these still or moving images for educational, promotional, advertising, and other purposes which advance our overall mission, “to help children Imagine a World of Possibilities.” All rights to the photographs and video belong to the Museum. Please notify the Admissions Desk if you do not consent to this policy.



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The Center at Keene

149 Emerald Street  Keene, NH 







Wednesday - Friday 10-12, 1:00-5:00


Saturday: 9:00-12:00, 1:00-4:00

Sunday: Closed to the public

               for private events



Click below to see Things To Do in New Hampshire from New England Magazine.

CCM is a member of the Association of Children's Museums
CCM is a member of the Association of Children's Museums




We are very grateful for support from the Putnam Foundation, a donor-advised fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation.