The Portland Children's Museum
is located in Washington Park
, adjacent to the Oregon Zoo
. Exhibits include the wonderful Waterworks
exhibit, where cranks and pull cords operate valves to send water cascading through contraptions, Clay Studio
, and Baby's Garden
, for the littlest guests. Kids can also tend to pets in The Pet Hospital, excavate in the Dig Pit, and paint their faces, wear costumes, and ham things up in the Play it Again Theater
. Summer Camp programs
at the museum are offered to kids ages three to ten.
The museum also hosts birthday parties
and after hours events.
Family memberships are available.