Museum Hours & Holidays

Open on Monday, December 31, 9 am – 3 pm
Closed on Christmas Eve (12/24), Christmas Day (12/25), and New Year’s Day (1/1).


Fall 2018 Hours
(starting September 3)

Tuesday: 9 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: 9 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 9 am – 7 pm
Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
Saturday: 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday 9 am – 4 pm
Monday: closed


The Museum will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Easter
  • Independence Day/July 4
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day

Snow Days: The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota may be closed due to winter weather. We should be here for you most of the time area schools are closed for snow days.


Please watch our website, Facebook page, or our newsletters for updates and information regarding any other closings or changes to the Museum’s regular open hours.