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

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

Gift Passes

Gift Passes are a great way to experience Boston Children’s Museum! They make a great gift for friends, family or coworkers. Each pass admits (1) person. Infants, prior to their first birthday, are admitted free.

How do I purchase Gift Passes?
Gift Passes can be purchased in the following ways:

How will you send my Gift Passes?
Passes purchased online will be delivered digitally and accessible on a computer or mobile device.

Passes purchased over the phone will be shipped to you within the United States via USPS ground service in 7-10 business days. There will be an additional charge for shipping outside the United States. All mailed Gift Pass orders include a Museum map to make planning your visit fun and easy! If you need your passes immediately, please consider purchasing them online. Please note that all phone orders require a Credit Card.

Can I have the Gift Passes sent directly to the recipient?
If you place an order online, you will be able to enter separate contact information, including an e-mail address for delivery.

If you place a phone order, you will be asked for a shipping address.

Can Gift Passes be used in the Museum Shop or restaurant?
No. Gift Passes are redeemable for Museum admission only.

Do the Gift Passes expire?
Gift Passes do not expire but are not valid for special events including, but not limited to, Boston Grown Up’s Museum, the CreatedBy Festival and Cocoa with Characters.

If you have any questions please call our Admissions Desk at 617-426-6500 x285 during Museum operating hours or send an email to

The Museum is closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
The Museum closes at 3pm on Thanksgiving Eve, Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve.
The Museum opens at noon on New Year’s Day.

NOTE: Children younger than 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Adults unaccompanied by children must leave proper photo identification at the Admissions Desk. Examples: State Driver’s License or Passport.

Plentiful Weekday & Weekend Discounted Parking Available