child and adult playing with Math Magnet Wall

Learn who we are, what we do, & why we do it.

Our Mission
DuPage Children’s Museum ignites the potential of all children to learn through hands-on exploration by integrating art, math, and science.

Our Vision
A world where there is time and place for all children to reach their full, unique learning potential through hands-on play.

Our Core Beliefs

  • Respect for all children and their ability to learn
  • The power of play as a basis for constructing knowledge
  • The importance of the child-adult learning partnership

Inclusion Statement
At DuPage Children’s Museum (DCM), we believe that our strength lies in diversity among the broad range of people that we serve. DCM respects, values, and celebrates the unique attributes, characteristics, and perspectives that make each person who they are. We are committed to providing a safe, accepting environment with unique learning opportunities for all children and families who visit the Museum.