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KidsQuest Children's Museum

1116 108th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
(P) 425-637-8100  

Enjoy hours of delight and discovery at this hands-on, interactive museum for children and families designed to engage kids from birth to age twelve. Art, science, technology and daily life experiences are integrated in world-class exhibits and programs with strong ties to the Pacific Northwest. KidsQuest has received numerous local awards including Best Kid-Friendly Museum and Best Nonprofit.

General
  • 100% Smoke Free:
Accessibility
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Pricing
  • Price Range Maximum: 13
  • Price Range Minimum: 12
Hours
  • Friday: 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Monday: Closed
  • Saturday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Sunday: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • Thursday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Storytime

May 26 – June 30, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Admission:
Paid admission, free with membership
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
Circle up with the KidsQuest staff as we learn through songs, books, rhymes, and giggles! We’ll read, sing, and wiggle as we explore a new adventure each week! This informal storytime is great for families with children of all ages. Free with Museum membership or paid admi…more details

Weekend Playshop

May 26 – June 30, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Saturday
Get your hands and brain busy building and creating during this drop-in activity time! For ages 5 and up. Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration required.…more details

Inventor Hour

May 27 – June 24, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Sunday
Join us as we think outside the box and use creative problem solving to invent activities together. From rockets to bubbles to engineering tasks, we will do it all! Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration required. …more details

Tool Time Tuesday

May 29 – June 26, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Tuesday
Can you hammer a nail or saw a plank of wood? At Tool Time Tuesday we’ll learn about tool safety and practice building with real tools! Geared towards ages 5 and up. Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration required.…more details

Play with Paint

May 30 – June 20, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring every 2 weeks on Wednesday
Every first and third Wednesday Bring your budding Picasso to explore all things paint-y! Splatter, roll, and stamp together in open-ended paint exploration. All ages welcome. Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration required.…more details

QuestClub

May 30 – June 20, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission:
$10/member, $15/nonmember
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Wednesday
Join KidsQuest’s after school science lab as we expand our scientific knowledge through hands-on experiments and technical challenges. In early spring we will be engineering hydraulic systems that can move, lift, and even play music! Learn how the pressure from moving wat…more details

Naturalist Hour

May 31 – June 28, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Thursday
Experience the natural world with hands-on activities in our outdoor Sticks + Stones gallery. Children and adults explore at their own pace as they get to discover the intricate world of insects, learn about the pelts that keep our northwest creatures warm and dry, and study seed…more details

Science Hour

June 01 – 29, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring weekly on Friday
Experience science through exciting hands-on experiments! Children and adults explore at their own pace as we explore chemistry, flow dynamics, physics, forces, and more! All ages welcome. Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration required.…more details

Play with Clay

June 06 – 27, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Admission:
Free with membership or paid admission.
Recurrence:
Recurring every 2 weeks on Wednesday
Every second and fourth Wednesday Explore ceramics tools and techniques as we experiment with clay in this open ended Art Studio time. Sculpt, experiment, squish, and create again and again! All ages welcome. Free with Museum membership or paid admission. No registration requir…more details

Beer Gardening

June 8, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Admission:
$25/member, $30/nonmember
Sit back and sip on an ice cold beer as you create a tiny garden terrarium. Pick the perfect plants to fill your garden and bring the outdoors in! No prior gardening experience necessary. Pre-registration required. Ages 21+ $25/member, $30/nonmember…more details

Parent Workshop: Know Your Power: How Parents Affect a Child’s Language Development

June 13, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Admission:
Free. Childcare available for $5
Join children’s speech therapy specialist Anita Wright for a discussion about the influence you have over your child and their development. A short presentation will be followed by the opportunity to ask questions and explore the importance of adult language in the learning…more details

Fired Up Fridays

June 15, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Admission:
$5 for a set amount of clay. $7 to glaze and fire your piece.
Create with Clay! Come to our open studio time and get your hands moving as you mold a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Our low fire clay is intended for artists of all ages and allows for your imagination to come to life in your clay creation. No registration required. Occurs on the…more details

Parents' Night Out: It’s a Big, Big World

June 20, 2018
Venue:
KidsQuest Children's Museum
Time:
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Admission:
$30/member, $35/nonmember
Drop off the kids for a fun evening of pizza, science, and Museum playtime while you enjoy a night out! It’s a Big, Big World Join us as we scale it up in this over-sized adventure! Blow BIG bubbles, build BIG forts, paint on a BIG canvas, and more! $30/member, $35…more details