Hands-on
Learning

Education is at the Center of Everything We Do

Whether we’re inspiring young minds or adding to a teacher’s toolbox, at DuPage Children’s Museum we are all about learning. You come to us or we can come to you, providing exciting opportunities for children to understand science and math concepts through interactive, process learning.

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ON-SITE

Take a Field Trip

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OFF-SITE

We come to your school

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Sharpen your teaching skills

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Our Mission

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

ON-SITE FIELD TRIPS

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Providing Students with a One-Of-A-Kind Educational Experience

Field Trips

We offer a variety of interactive science, math, and art experiences perfect for group visits of 15 people or more, adults and children combined. Explore the exhibits and daily activities in small groups at your own pace.

Learning Lab Field Trips

Enhance your field trip. These age-appropriate labs were developed to help students learn integrated science, math, and art concepts through open-ended exploration.

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“No other venue provides such a enjoyable experience along with hands-on learning. My students absolutely love coming to DuPage Children’s Museum.”

Michael Johnson, 3rd Grade Teacher, Naperville
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AT YOUR SCHOOL

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We’ll Bring the Latest in Hands-On Learning to your Classroom.

Learning Labs

Enhance your classroom curriculum. These age-appropriate labs were developed to help students learn integrated science, math, and art concepts through open-ended exploration.

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Family STEM Nights

Extend classroom learning at your school and invite families to participate. Students and their families can participate in some, or all, of the math and science activities we have to offer.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

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Fill Your Toolbox with New Skills & Teaching Techniques

Professional Development

DuPage Children’s Museum offers interactive, inquiry-based programs for learning professionals and parents. All sessions are aligned with the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards.

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Teacher Expo

A FREE event to socialize and network with colleagues and discover a wide variety of educational programs, resources, and products designed to enhance curricula, from specialty vendors and community organizations.

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“Such a great hands-on experience. This workshop will be very beneficial to me and my planning of activities.”

Preschool Teacher, Naperville
SPONSORS

Our school programs wouldn’t be possible without the support of our sponsors: