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

 
Nevada
Carson City
Children's Museum of Northern Nevada
813 N Carson Street
Carson City NV 89701
Phone 775 884-2226
Web Site http://www.cmnn.org/contact.html
E-mail mailto:inbox@cmnn.org
Description many hands on activities, collections of Barbie & Ken dolls, rocking horses, mineral rocks & HO Trains
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Children
Collection A-F Dolls
Collection G-M Minerals
Collection N-Z Toys
Last changed: 02/21/2003
 

  NV

  Las Vegas

  Lied Discovery Children's Museum

  833 Las Vegas Boulevard N

  Las Vegas  NV  89101    

  Phone  702 382-5437

  Web Site www.ldcm.org

  E-mail  mailto:mail@ldcm.org

  Description  100 hands on exhibits in arts, sciences, humanities, including space

                    shuttle, gyrochair, bubble machine

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  8/1/2006

 

  NV

  Reno

  Great Basin Adventure

  1595 N Sierra St

  Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

  Reno  NV  89503    

  Phone   775 785-5961

  Web Site  http://www.washoecountyparks.com/pk_search_results.php?mnutype=1

  E-mail  mailto:lnelson@mail.co.washoe.nv.us

  Description  for children 2-12, petting zoo, pony rides, Great Flume ride, gold panning,

                    teepees, dinosaurs

  Type of Resource   Activity

  Primary Focus  Children

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated: 11/23/2004

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  NY
 
Binghampton
 
Discovery Center of the Southern Tier
 
60 Morgan Road
 
Binghampton  NY  13903    
 
Phone   607 773-8661
 
Web Site  http://www.thediscoverycenter.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@thediscoverycenter.org
 
Description  hands-on E I E I Oh!, Artsploration, market, airplane, life size fire truck, V                     studio, hospital, dentist office
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:   1/11/2004

  NY
 
Brooklyn
 
Brooklyn Children's Museum
 
145 Brooklyn Avenue
 
Brooklyn   NY  11213    
 
Phone   718 735-4400
 
Web Site  http://www.bchildmus.org/BCM2/about/
 
Description  hands on science & Culture since 1899, Totally Tots, together in the City,
                   
Collections Central, Animal Outpost
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  1/18/2004

New York
Garden City
Long Island Children's Museum
550 Stewart Avenue
Garden City NY  11530
Phone 
516 222-0207
Web Site  www.licm.com/
Description  hands-on room sized sculpture, communications, disabilities
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children

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    NY
 
New York
 
Children's Museum of Manhattan
 
The Tisch Building
 
212 West 83rd St
 
New York  NY  10024    
 
Phone   212 721-1234
 
Web Site  http://www.cmom.org/
 
Description  5 floors including WordPlay for 1-4month olds, computer lab, creativity lab,                     media center
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:    3/10/2004

  NY
 
New York
 
Children's Museum of the Arts
 
182 Lafayette Street
 
New York     NY 10012    
 
Phone   212 941-9198
 
Web Site  http://www.cmany.org/about.html
 
Alt Web  http://www.midmanhattan.com/kids/aChildMusArts.htm
 
Description  interactive exhibits including creative play area, artist's studio, actor's studio,                     ballpond, magnetic masterpieces
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:    3/10/2004

 
  New York
Nyack
Hudson Valley Children's Museum
21 Burd Street
Nyack NY  10960
Phone 
845 358-2191
Web Site www.ldeo.columbia.edu/HVCM
Description  hands-on for 1-12 year olds
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Children
 

  NY

  Staten Island

  Staten Island Children's Museum

  1000 Richmond Terrace

  Snug Harbor Cultural Center

  Staten Island  NY  10301    

  Phone  718 273-2060

  Web Site http://www.fieldtrip.com/ny/82732060.htm

  Description  interactive exhibits Wonder Water, Bugs, Block Harbor,  Portia's

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  8/20/2006
 

  NY

  Troy

  Children's Museum of Science & Technology

  250 Jordan Road

  Troy  NY  12180    

  Phone   518 235-2120

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

  E-mail  info@childrensmuseumonline.org

  Description  hands on science, Molecularium, Animal Nursery, Space, Hudson River

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:   5/18/2006

  NY
 
Watertown
 
SciTech
 
154 Stone Street
 
Watertown   NY 13601    
 
Phone   315 788-1340
 
Web Site  http://www.cs.sunyit.edu/~riccim/scitech/introduction.html
 
Description  electricity, biology
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:   4/16/2004

 
    OH
 
Carrolton
 
Susie's Museum of Childhood at Bluebird Farm
 
190 Alamo Road
 
Carrolton    OH
 
Phone   330 627-7980
 
Web Site  http://www.bluebird-farm.com/
 
Description  Raggedy Ann & Andy, Steiff animals, dolls of varied composition, Shirley
                   
Temple, Mickey Mouse
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Collection A-F Dolls
 
Collection N-Z  Toys
 
New or Updated:   7/14/2004
 

  OH

  Cincinnati

  Cinergy Children's Museum

  Cincinnati Museum Center

  1301 Western Avenue

  Cincinnati  OH  45203    

  Phone  513 287-7000

  Web Site  http://www.cincymuseum.org/information_center/press_room/fact_sheets

                /ccm_general_info.asp

  Toll Free  800 733-2077

  Description  nine exhibit areas: the woods, water works, animal spot, little sprouts

                    farm, energy zone, kids town, children just like me, kids at work

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:   5/31/2006
 

  OH

  Cleveland

  Children's Museum of Cleveland

  10730 Euclid Avenue

  Cleveland OH  44106    

  Phone   216 791-7114

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

  Description  Splish Splash, 2 story climbing structure with water, weather, bridges,

                    cultural marketplace, Move, Artistic Community, Big Red Barn

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  6/7/2006

 
 

  OK

  Enid

  Leonardo's Discovery Warehouse

  200 East Maple

  Enid OK   73701    

  Phone  580 233-2787

  Web Site www.leonardos.org

  Description  hands on and experiential exhibits, including simulated pace shuttle

                    and 3 story play structure

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  1/10/2007

 
    OR
 
Astoria
 
Uppertown Firefighters Museum
 
2986 Marine Drive
 
Astoria   OR   97103    
 
Phone   503 325-0920
 
Web Site  http://www.clatsophistoricalsociety.org/Pages/
 
Alt Web  http://www.oldoregon.com/Pages/CCHistoricalSociety.htm
 
Description  equipment fro 1880s-1960s, children's museum on second floor
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
Building Type   Fire house
 
Industry /Profession Firefighting
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Photographs
 
Owner/Operator:  Clatsop Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   1/20/2004

Oregon
Jacksonville
Children's Museum, Southern Oregon HS
206 North 5th St
Jacksonville OR  97530
Phone 
541 773-6536
Web Site  www.sohs.org/
Description  hands on history museum in an old jail
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children

Oregon
Oregon City
Oregon City Carnegie Center for Kids
606 John Adams Street
Oregon City OR  97405
Phone 
503 557-9199
Web Site  www.endoftheoregontrail.org/carneg.html
Description  hands on children's museum shares former library with cultural center
Type of Resource   Museum
Primary Focus:  Children

  OR
 
Portland
 
Portland Children's Museum 2nd generation
 
4015 SW Canyon Road
 
Portland  OR   97221 
 
Phone   503 223-6500
 
Web Site  http://www.portlandcm2.org/
 
Description  water works, clay studio kid city market, vroom room, kids clinic, more
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  3/3/2004

  OR
 
Salem
 
A C Gilbert's Discovery Village
 
116 Marion St NE
 
Salem   OR    97301    
 
Phone   503 371-3631
 
Web Site  http://www.acgilbert.org/
 
E-mail  mailto: info@acgilbert.org
 
Description  interactive science museum and park
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated: 3/17/2004

Oregon
The Dalles
Wonderworks, A Children's Museum
419 East 2nd
The Dalles OR
Phone 
541 296-2444
Web Site  *****
Description  hands-on exhibits, 2-4
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus:  Children

 

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