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Welcome to Boston Children’s Museum’s Newsroom. On this page you will find news releases, fact sheets, and other information about the Museum. The Museum public relations staff is available to assist you in scheduling interviews, providing background information, coordinating on-site photography and videography requests, and providing images of exhibitions, programs, or special programs events.

Members of the media are invited to visit the Museum at any time. All requests are handled through the Public Relations Department. We ask that you call ahead before coming to the Museum so that you can make the best use of your time. For media who do not require a visit to the Museum, we are also happy to provide support for interviews, information and photo requests by phone or email.

News & Features

Skating at the Children’s Museum: no skates or ice required
By Cristela Guerra
January 23, 2018
Boston Globe

The Best Museums for Kids in Every State
By Susie Foresman
January 15, 2018
Red Tricycle

20 Things You Can Do in New England for $25 or Less in 2018
By Lifestyle Team
January 13, 2018
USA News

Weaving Creativity for Kids
By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein
December 29, 2017
Boston Globe

Dazzling Dreams
By Jonathan Soroff
December 13 - 26, 2017
The Improper Bostonian

Museums have ‘swapped’ Instagram accounts for the day to show off the area’s cultural institutions
By Steve Annear
December 1, 2017
Boston Globe

8 Boston-area museums that are great for kids
By Kristi Palma
November 22, 2017

Wonder Ball raises $600,000 for Children’s Museum
By Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein
November 20, 2017
Boston Globe

Side Track: Sam Slater, Ruta Laukien and more...
By Olivia Vanni
November 20, 2017
Boston Herald

Seen@ Boston Children's Museum's annual Wonder Ball
By Alban Murtishi
November 18, 2017

36 kid-friendly things to do in the Seaport, Brookline, and other Boston areas
By Megan O’Brien
November 10, 2017

4 Your Community: Boston Children’s Museum Wonder Ball
October 28, 2017
CBS 4/Boston

The New Icons: Paul Revere, Hood Milk Bottle, and the Chinatown Gate
September 29, 2017

4 Your Community: Boston Children's Museum Mini Maker Faire
September 16, 2017

Food aid, with a side of culture
By Kathleen Conti
August 30, 2017
Boston Globe

Jane, Bill Richard Dedicate Martin’s Park In Groundbreaking Ceremony
By Bernice Corpuz
August 16, 2017

Boston magazine's Best of Boston® 2017 - Best Birthday Party Location, Kids
Boston Magazine

4 Your Community
CBS Boston

It looks like Sullivan’s is moving into the Hood Milk Bottle

9 Magical Buildings That Were Designed To Look Like Other Objects
Huffington Post

This is the art exhibit we all need right now
By Alex Frandsen
March 25, 2017
Boston Globe

Seaport District may find its soul in park named for Martin Richard
Boston Globe

Check out the ugliest offerings from the Ugly Sweater Party at the Children’s Museum
Boston Globe

Social Studies: When the holidays turn ugly...
Boston Herald

When Grown-Ups Party at the Children’s Museum
The Wall Street Journal

Boston Children's Museum's Wonder Ball
Improper Bostonian

Sock skate rink opens at Boston Children's Museum
Patriot Ledger, Middlesex News, Medfield Wicked Local, Milford Daily News

Here and there
Boston Globe

Tracked down: Nancy Kerrigan, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson and more...
Boston Herald

Party pics: The Wonder Ball and Boston Collegiate Charter School’s 9th Annual Dinner

For the Wonders of Children’s Museum
Boston Globe

Grown-Up Gala is Kids Play
Boston Herald

Boston Children's Museum Hosts Wonderball 2016
Boston Common

4 Your Community
WBZ-TV/CBS 4 Boston

Kids Can Be Kids – and Learn Some, too – at Boston Children’s Museum, AAA Horizons

Boston Secrets, Boston Business Journal

Exhibit Explores Native American Life New England Cable News

Ready, Set, Play: A Top 10 'Playlist' From the Nation's Children's Museums NPR Education Blog

City of diversity: Changes coming to beloved Children’s Museum exhibit Bay State Banner

Strong Father-Child Bond Yields Substantial Health Benefits, Research Suggests WBZ-TV

10 Best Children's Museums in the U.S. Fodor's Travel

Children’s Museum administrator named to School Committee Boston Globe Feature

Children’s Museums Brand Exhibits with Corporate Sponsorship Wall Street Journal Article

15 best U.S. spots for kids CNN

Congratulations to Jeri Robinson, Boston Children’s Museum VP Early Childhood Initiatives Boston Globe Article

Congratulations to Boston Children's Museum Senior VP & CFO, Amy Auerbach! BBJ Article

New astronomy exhibit opens at Children’s Museum Boston Globe Feature

'My Sky' brings kids close to the sun, moon and stars Patriot Ledger Feature

4 Your Community: Boston Children’s Museum ‘My Sky’ Exhibit Aimed At Young Astronomers CBS4 Boston/WBZ-TV Feature

Boston Children’s Museum ‘My Sky’ Exhibit Aimed At Young Astronomers CBS4 Boston/WBZ-TV Feature

Media Contact

Jo-Anne Baxter
(617) 426-6500 ext. 213

2013 Winner of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service