The New Children’s Museum is strongly committed to being a community resource and continues to expand its reach throughout San Diego. The Museum has multiple programs designed to reach deeply into local communities to stimulate, cultivate and nurture creativity for children and families. In addition to the Museum’s community programs, learn more about the Museum’s access programs here.

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The New Children's Museum Wins IMLS National Medal

The New Children’s Museum is a winner of the 2019 National Medal for Museum and Library Service, the nation’s highest honor given to museums and libraries for making a positive impact on their communities! Watch our video with 2018 artist-in-residence, Rizzhel Javier, and learn how we connect with local artists in the community.

Our Community Programs

Closed for Comic-Con

The Museum will be closed July 18 through July 21 for Comic-Con. Members receive free reciprocal admission at participating locations during this time.