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Boston Children’s Museum
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 426-6500

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Wednesday - Sunday
2 Time Slots
10:00-12:30 and 2:00-4:30

Science Explorations: Exploring Coins

The Museum is offering limited programming during its initial reopening. Additional new and familiar programs will be added as they become safely available.
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Friday, November 8, 2019 - 4:10pm to 7:50pm
3-5, 6 and up

world coinsPennies, pesos, yen, yuan, euros, rubles and bhat - coins come in many colors, shapes and sizes. Count the coins. Sort them and identify similarities and differences. Use magnifying tools to take a closer look at the words and numbers and images. What do the symbols represent? Can you find coins from places you have lived or visited? Find new stories and questions as you explore coins from around the world. 

Science Explorations happen throughout the day. Check the sign in the Museum lobby for hours. At other times enjoy self-guided discovery boxes.


Plentiful Weekday & Weekend Discounted Parking Available