444 Dwight Street, Holyoke, MA 01040


Recent News & Events

Toys for Tots Raffle!

Join our raffle by purchasing items from our gift shop for donation or by bringing in unopened toys for our Toys for Tots collection bin. Each toy donation earns 1 raffle ticket!


Trick-or-Treat at the Museum

Explore the exhibits and trick-or-treat around the Museum on Sunday, October 29th!

CMH Movie Nights for Hispanic Heritage Month

Snuggle up in front of the big screen at the Children's Museum at Holyoke to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with two special movies in the Animation Station! Pizza & juice boxes will be provided. Admission is free or with a suggested donation of $2


Special Storytime with Lesléa Newman

Join us for a special storytime with local author Lesléa Newman!


Annual September Shutdown

The museum will be closed for its annual deep cleaning and updates from Monday, September 4th, through Friday, September 22nd.


August Adventures!

August Adventures returns! 31 days, 31 events, 100% FREE!


Fiestas Patronales de Holyoke

Thursday, August 3rd through Sunday, August 6th, the city is celebrating the Fiestas Patronales de Holyoke in downtown Holyoke!


Summer Book Fair

Join us this summer to celebrate our community and attend our very first book fair! All families are welcome to choose their own price for the books. Donations will go directly toward future programming at the Museum.


Party in the Park

Join the fun in Heritage State Park!


Blue Star Museums

Our museum is proud to be part of Blue Star Museums, a national appreciation program to thank our military families for their service and share America’s cultural treasures with them.


Closed March 18th & 19th

Musuem Closed This Weekend


February Vacation Week

Spend your February school vacation at the Children's Museum!


First Night Junior

First Night Junior returns to Heritage State Park!

Women's History Month

Celebrating Women's History month!


Celebrating Black History Month at the museum

Dreamland with Aaliyah and her sister, Ava, join us for a story and a craft to celebrate Black History Month.


Closed 3/14/ Due to Inclement Weather

Due to the snowstorm, the Museum will be closed today, Tuesday, March 14th. We will reopen tomorrow, Wednesday, March 15th, at 9 am.

Fancy Steps

Children's Museum Dances "Back To The 80's" In This Year's Fancy Steps Fundraiser

On November 6, 2021, The Children’s Museum at Holyoke held its 12th annual Fancy Steps fundraiser. The evening was full of dancing, fun, community engagement, all while supporting the families of the community!


Children's Museum Celebrates 40 Years of Fun!

On September 12, 2021, The Children’s Museum at Holyoke celebrated 40 years of inspiring minds and giving space for families to come together and learn together. 40 years! It was a wonderful day full of fun, excitement, and above all, GRATITUDE!


Annual September Closure

The museum will be closed for annual updates, Saturday, September 10-September 30, 2022.