Sacramento Children’s Museum – Sacramento, California

Sacramento Children’s Museum (SCM) is a destination for children to inspire, create and explore. SCM engages children and families in meaningful discovery experiences that instill appreciation for our community, develop foundational skills, and spark a life-long love of learning. The Museum is designed for children ages birth to eight.

Direct Website

Social Media

Sacramento Children’s Museum Facebook Page

Phone Number


Physical Address

2701 Prospect Park
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Admission **

  • General Admission (adults and children ages 1+) – $8.50
  • Over 60 & Military – $6.00
  • Children under 1 – Free
  • Current Museum members: Free (with purchase of a membership). BECOME A MUSEUM MEMBER>>


  • Every Tuesday: $2 Off Admission Discount Day!
  • Afternoon daily discount: $5 Admission for all guests ages 1+ starting at 2:30 p.m.

Hours **


  • Tuesday to Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Members-Only Hours: Sundays 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Closed on Mondays (except as noted – see below)


  • July 4: Independence Day – CLOSED
  • September 2: Labor Day – OPEN 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • October 31: Halloween – OPEN 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • November 11: Veteran’s Day – OPEN 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • November 25: Monday before Thanksgiving – OPEN 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • November 28: Thanksgiving Day – CLOSED
  • December 24: Christmas Eve 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • December 25: Christmas Day – CLOSED
  • December 31: New Year’s Eve – OPEN 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Tips ‘n Tricks

All Membership Packages with the Sacramento Children’s Museum offer ASTC Reciprocal Benefits.

Family Level Memberships offer ASTC and ACM Reciprocal Benefits

Family PLUS Memberships offer ASTC, ACM, and NARM Reciprocal Benefits.

That’s 3 Reciprocal Programs for the price of one membership! Wow!

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Fun Educational Resources! ***

Our Family’s Adventures!

Other Great Adventures Nearby!

Rancho Cordova, CA
Sacramento, CA

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