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

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Open Everyday 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-9pm



© 2013 Tim Porter

Wave, swirl, blow and pull. Make, float and even stretch - discover all that you can do with bubbles! One of Boston Children’s Museum’s most beloved and enduring exhibits, Bubbles, part of the John Hancock Science Playground, gives children and adults a chance to experiment and investigate together by creating giant, small and everywhere in between bubbles. And for those little scientists that become especially skilled…maybe it is even possible to hold a bubble in their hands! With a variety of tools and surfaces, this exhibit encourages side by side experimentation between children and their grown-ups, and helps children to develop a beginning understanding of some basic science concepts and scientific processes.

Bubbles is also supported by contributions from Jeptha and Emily Wade, The Kenneth J. Germeshausen Foundation, and the Growdon Family.

Free admission for Veterans and Active Duty Service Persons on Monday, Veteran's Day.

The Museum will close at 3:00pm Nov.12, and at 1:00pm Nov.23.

PlaySpace is closed for the construction of a new space for 0 to 3 year olds and their caregivers.
While under renovation, look for special Pop-Up PlaySpace experiences and programs throughout the Museum. Learn more about Pop-Up PlaySpace

Plentiful Weekday & Weekend Discounted Parking Available