We offer a wide variety of FREE programming throughout the year for kids of all ages and walks of life, both within the Museum and for learning moments at home.

National Children's Dental Health Month February 2023

KidsQuest has partnered with the Seattle-King County Dental Society to bring free dental evaluations and dental programming to KidsQuest! Come learn all month long about how sugar impacts your teeth and get the opportunity to use dental tools, like toothbrushes, to create pictures. On select Fridays and Saturdays, we will have a dentist onsite to provide free 15-minute dental evaluations for those who register in advance. Let’s keep those teeth healthy!

Story Time – Tuesdays & Thursdays 11am
Play with Paint – Wednesdays 11am-12pm
Play with Clay – Wednesdays 2:30-4pm
Science Hour – Thursdays 3-4pm
Tool Time – Tuesdays 3-4pm
Engineering Hour – Fridays 3-4pm
Weekend Play Shops – Saturdays 2-4pm
Artful Mornings – Saturdays 10am-12pm

Dental Evaluations

Saturday, February 4, 9:30-12:30pm
Saturday, February 11, 9:30-12:30
Friday, February 17, 3-6pm,
Friday, February 24, 3-6pm

Pre-registration required. 
Free with tickets or membership. 

Free Tuesday Programming Story Time & Tool Time

Story Time 
TUE OCT 4-June 13, 11-11:30am

Circle up with the KidsQuest staff as we learn through songs, books, rhymes, and giggles! We’ll read, sing, and wiggle as we indulge in new adventures each week. This informal time is great for families and children of all ages.

Free with admission or membership.
All ages welcome.

Tool Time
TUE OCT 4-June 13, 3-4pm

Can you hammer a nail, saw a plank, or solder wire? Join us on Tuesday afternoons as we learn about tool safety and practice building with real tools.

Free Wednesday Programming Play with Paint & Play with Clay

Play with Paint
WED OCT 5-JUN 14, 11am-12pm

Save the mess for us.  Join us as we splatter, roll, and stamp together in open-ended paint exploration. All ages welcome.

Free with Museum membership or paid admission.
All ages welcome.

Play with Clay
WED OCT 5-JUN, 11am-12pm

Create with Clay! Come to our open studio time and get your hands moving as you mold a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Enjoy playing and practicing, or for an additional fee, have your artwork glazed and fired. Our low-fire clay is intended for artists of all ages and allows your imagination to come to life through your clay creation. 

Free with Museum membership or paid admission. Additional $10 to glaze and fire in our kiln.
All ages welcome.

KidsQuest arts programs are supported by 4Culture and the City of Bellevue.

Free Thursday Programming Science Hour

Science Hour

THU OCT 6-JUN 15, 3-4pm

Experience science through exciting, hands-on experiments! Children and adults explore at their own pace as we learn about chemistry, physics, force, nature, and more. All ages are welcome.

Free with Museum membership or paid admission.
Geared towards ages 5+

Free Friday Programming Engineering Hour

Engineering Hour
FRI OCT 7- JUN 16, 3-4pm

Explore toppling towers, balancing bridges, and calculated construction in this hour of engineering. Join us as we begin at the bottom and build our way up to skyscraping smarts.

Free with admission to the museum or membership.
Geared towards children 5 years to adult

Free Weekend Programming Artful Mornings and Weekend Playshops

Artful Mornings
SAT OCT 29-JUN 17, 10-12pm

Indulge in awakening the artists within as you join us for our artful mornings. Express yourself with paint, clay, printmaking, and more as we explore different types of mediums each week in this open-ended exploration time.

Free with admission or membership.
Ages 0- adult

KidsQuest arts programs are supported by 4Culture and the City of Bellevue.

Weekend Playshops
SAT OCT 8-JUN 14, 2-4pm

Come join our educator-led Weekend Playshop as we focus on building and creating. From learning to use real tools and engineering with recycled materials, this your opportunity to get creative in this hands-on workshop.

Free with Museum membership or paid admission.
Geared towards ages 5+

FREE Learning for Home

KidsQuest Playbook Series

This is your handy companion when looking for indoor or outdoor home activitiesEnjoy activities during any season including walks around your neighborhood, arts and crafts, or movement activities – our Playbooks have ideas for youWe designed our Playbooks to use a variety of low-cost, household materials to complete the activitiesA little goes a long way!

Free Programming 8     Free Programming 10     Free Programming 9     Sprnig Playbook - English         
Science Playbook - English 1     Engineering Playbook - English or Spanish     Science Playbook - English (Copy)     Math Playbook - English 1

HomeQuest Series

KidsQuest Educators bring you art, science, and engineering activities to do from home with your children from ages zero to ten and beyond!

KidsQuest Story Time


Join KidsQuest Children’s Museum for virtual Story Time featuring stories, singing, and wacky dancing that’s sure to get out the wiggles. 

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel for all of the fun!

KidsQuest Children’s Museum Podcast

 


Take a listen to our latest podcast episode or start with season one as we chat with local community partners and take a deeper dive into who we are as an educational institution!