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Children's Museum of Illinois

Children’s Museum of Illinois is a hands-on, interactive museum for children ages three to twelve. Its exhibits and activities complement and enhance children’s educational opportunities, particularly in the arts and sciences. The museum contributes to the community’s quality of life as an educational facility, visitor attraction, family activity destination, and site for volunteerism.

Member's Wish List

Item/Purpose $ Amount % Funded
Angel Membership Program
$125 donation covers 1 membership. The goal is 200 free family admissions for 12 months.
Caregiver support night in partnership with Heritage
Caregivers meet at museum and families have free access to the museum for 2 hours. Cost for entire 2024 program is $5,000.
Painting of exhibit areas
Painting of 3 museum exhibit areas
Publication of Community Kids Book
Children's Museum of Illinois and children that attended the Public Library's summer reading kickoff wrote a community kid's book. We would like to publish 250 copies to disperse between local libraries, little free libraries, and other organizations that serve children.
Special seats throughout museum
Waterproof and accessible seating throughout museum
Strategic Planning
Any donation will help go towards the cost of this tremendous need
Summer Reading Program Passes
Free Single Day Family Passes for families that reach the goal of 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. The goal is 50 readers.