Explore and More Children’s Museum provides interactive educational programs that are geared to your students and their curriculum. Plan your visit to us or we can visit you.  Click here to download Explore & More’s Common Core Curriculum Connections.


Schools and Groups Visit Explore & More

Group Visits:

Enjoy open exploration of Explore & More’s exhibits for only $4 per person for 90 minutes of fun. Minimum of 10 paying visitors; one adult is free for every five paying children. Reservations are required and groups can be booked Mondays - Fridays (larger groups Mondays & Tuesdays, smaller groups Wednesdays - Fridays). For questions or reservations call 716-655-5131 x 21 or email us.


Workshop Visits:

This special visit to Explore & More starts with a focused activity of your choice—tied to the exhibits and geared to your students and their curriculum. Students are given their own passport to adventure booklet to keep, which will guide them through the museum exhibits. The 90-minute program costs only $5 per student, with all adult chaperones free of charge (recommended ratio one adult for every 5 – 10 children).


Focused-Activity Choices – choose a topic to explore in-depth

·      Learn to play Nim, a Chinese counting and logic game.

·      Uncover our tools for exploration – the five senses! (great for Kindergarten)

·      Contrast English with Arabic and Chinese systems of writing.

·      Discover how people with disabilities in sight and hearing communicate.

·      Balance healthy food and activity with “Choose My Plate.”

·      Be an architect – create your own room layout.

·      We are also happy to take any requests!


Agency and Service Organization Memberships:

Human service agencies and non-profit organizations serving children and families in need are invited to apply for Explore & More’s Agency Membership program.  Each participating agency/organization will receive one free membership that will provide free museum admission to caseworkers/staff members and up to 10 clients.  The link below will take you to Google Forms. Download and complete the application to qualify for the program by clicking here.

Please note: Agency memberships are limited and therefore completing an application does not guaranty acceptance into the program.

Eating at Explore & More: 

The museum’s workshop room is available with your advanced reservation to enjoy your lunch or snack. Our workshop room has tables and chairs for up to 40 people along with some room to sit on the floor (the room is legally limited to 51 people). Our workshop room has limited availability; Explore & More cannot accommodate groups without reservation.


Explore & More Visits You

Ever tried an in-school field trip?  Avoid problems with transportation, and have Explore & More come to your facility! Culture Days, States of Matter and Featherbeds are some Hands-On Explorations we can bring to your location. 



Still more programs, like our ever popular graham cracker houses, have been developed for non-school settings such as libraries.  Click here to download Explore & More Library Programs PDF 


For more information or to schedule a visit, call 716-655-5131 x14 or email us.