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Children  Kentucky - Maine

 
  Children's Museums  AK-CA, CA-FL, FL-IL, IN-KSKY-ME, ME-MN MO-NM, NV-OR, PA-SD, TN-WA, WA-ZZ  

 

 

  KY
 
Bowling Green
 
Brims Children's Museum
 
1229 Center St
 
Bowling Green  KY   42101  
 
Phone   270 843-9799
 
Web Site  BROKEN http://www.premiernet.net/~brims
 
Alt Web  http://bg.ky.net/Tourism/attractions.html
 
Description  BRIMS Blaster mini-tornado, HO railroad, wind tunnel, Magic Mirrors, 40 exhibits
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Collection G-M  Model Railroad
 
New or Updated:  5/10/2004

Kentucky
Elizabethtown
Children's Museum of Elizabethtown
447 Kings Way
Elizabethtown KY  42701
Phone 
270 360-9696
Web Site
Description

Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children

 

 

  KY

  Lexington

  Explorium of Lexington

  Victorian Square

  440 West Short Street

  Lexington  KY  40507    

  Phone  859 258-3253

  Web Site http://www.lexingtonchildrensmuseum.com/

  E-mail  mailto:explore@explorium.com

  Alt Web http://www.lfucg.com/childrensmuseum/

  Description  Bubble Factory, Hold Your Horses, Natural Wonders, Science Station,

                    Wonder Woods, Your Home

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  6/30/2006


Living Arts and Science Center
362 N Martin Luther King Blvd
Lexington KY  40508
Phone 
859 252-5222
Alt Phone   859 255-2284
Fax  859 255-7448
Web Site  http://www.livingartsandscience.org/
E-mail  mailto:LASC6898@aol.com
Description   arts gallery, 400 classes, hands on science gallery, art activities, outdoor pond, stream & wildflower garden
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children
 
 

  LA

  Alexandria

  Tree House Children's Museum

  1403 Third St

  Alexandria   LA 71301    

  Phone   318 619-9394

  Web Site  http://www.kidstreehouse.org/

  E-mail  mailto:questions@kidstreehouse.org

  Description  for ages 4-12, moved to larger quarters 2004

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  12/2/2004

 

  LA

  Lafayette

  Children's Museum of Acadiana

  201 East Congress St

  Lafayette                     LA           70501    

  Phone   337 232-8500

  Web Site  http://www.childrensmuseumofacadiana.com/

  Alt Web  http://www.childrensmuseums.org/about/katrina.htm

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:             9/11/2005


  LA

  Lake Charles

  Children's Museum - Lake Charles

  925 Enterprise Blvd

  Lake Charles LA   70601    

  Phone   337 433-9420

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.visitlakecharles.org/visitorinfo2.asp?subcat_id=12&cat_id=2&step=2

  Description  sciences, social science, arts

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:    8/2/2004
 

  LA

  New Orleans

  Louisiana Children's Museum

  420 Julia Street

  New Orleans   LA   70130    

  Phone   504 523-1357

  Web Site  www.lcm.org/

  Description  The Lab math & physics experiments; physical fitness & disabilities, working TV

                    studio

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  10/17/2005

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  LA

  Ruston

  IDEA Place

  Address

  PO Box 3163 TS

  Ruston                       LA           71720    

  Phone   318 257-2794

  Web Site  http://www.latech.edu/ideaplace/

  E-mail  mailto:gsb006@beta.latech.edu

  Description  life size pterodactyl, 1926 autocar truck

  Type of Resource   Science Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:           11/16/2005

 
 

   MA

  Acton

  Children's Discovery Museum

  177 Main Street - Route 27

  Acton                       MA           01720    

  Phone   978 264-4200

  Web Site  http://www.discoverymuseums.org/

  Description  hands on for toddlers and pre-schoolers, Science Discovery Museum is adjacent

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:           11/11/2005

 MA
 
Amherst
 
Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
 
125 West Bay Road
 
Amherst MA   01002   
 
Phone   413 658-1100
 
Web Site  http://www.picturebookart.org/
 
Description  founded by author/illustrator of Very Hungry Caterpillar, features rotating                     exhibits of illustrations for children
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
New or Updated:  2/10/2004

Massachusetts

  Boston

  Boston Children's Museum

  300 Congress Street

  Boston  MA   02210    

  Phone  617 426-8855

  Web Site www.bostonkids.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org

  Description  airplay, Arthur,  Construction Zone, Global Gallery,

                    Science Playground

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  8/22/2007

  MA
 
Deerfield
 
Old Deerfield Children's Museum at Indian House
 
Address
 
Deerfield  MA
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.deerfield-ma.org/museum.htm
 
Description  Daily activities on varied historical and natural  themes
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  09/05/2003

  MA
 
Holyoke
 
Children's Museum Holyoke
 
444 Dwight Street
 
Holyoke  MA  01040    
 
Phone  413 536-7048
 
Web Site  *****
 
E-mail  mailto:landry@javanet.com
 
Alt Web  http://www.massculturalcouncil.org/rosters/pass/history.html-Holyoke
 
Description  Paperworks papermaking, Cityscape, TotLot for small kids
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

 
 
  Massachusetts
North Easton
Children's Museum in Easton
9 Sullivan Avenue
PO Box 417
North Easton MA 02356
Phone 
508 230-3789
Web Site  http://www.childrensmuseumineaston.org
Description 
small hands on museum in fire station
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children
 

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  MD

  Annapolis

  Chesapeake Children's Museum

  25 Silopanna Road

  Annapolis  MD  21403    

  Phone  410 990-1993

  Web Site  http://www.theccm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@theccm.org

  Description  Bay Window, Watermen, Hard Hats, Body Works, Express Yourself,

                    Center Stage, Around the World

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:   5/4/2006

 MD
 
Baltimore
 
Port Discovery Children's Museum
 
34 Market Place
 
Suite 905
 
Baltimore  MD  21202  
 
Phone  410 727-8120
 
Web Site  http://www.portdiscovery.org/
 
Description  3 story urban treehouse, TV Studio, DreamLab, art studio, Adventure                         Expedition, sensation station, Miss Perception's Mystery House
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  10/02/2003

 
  Maryland
Frederick
Rose Hill Manor Children's Museum
1611 North Market St
Frederick MD 21701
Phone
301 694-1648
Web Site http://www.co.frederick.md.us/parks/rosehill.html
Description prominent early American leader's house is now geared toward children
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Children
Kind of Activity Living History
New or Updated: 06/16/2003
 
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