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7 Winter Activities to Try at Home

7 Winter Activities to Try at Home

In need of fun home activities to keep your kids busy during the winter months? You’re in luck! Below are seven open-ended activities to help you keep your kids busy, while exercising their body and mind. See how many you can try! 

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2020 Exhibits Schedule

2020 Exhibits Schedule

Next year is sure to bring huge smiles, lots of memories and never-ending learning opportunities at Minnesota Children’s Museum. Now is the perfect time to give a special family in your life a gift membership.

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Cultivating Curiosity in Your Child

Cultivating Curiosity in Your Child

All babies are born curious and have a natural instinct to explore, discover, and learn about the world around them. Here are a few simple tips you can do to help nurture their curiosity and foster a love of learning.

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The Power of Open-Ended Questions

The Power of Open-Ended Questions

You probably ask your child lots of questions every day. But did you know that how you ask your child questions has a big impact. By asking open-ended questions, you help boost critical and creative thinking, spark communication skills and much more. And, the best part is, it’s easy to do.

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Make Memories Over MEA. Come Play!

Make Memories Over MEA. Come Play!

Minnesota Children’s Museum offers lots of exciting activities to make your MEA weekend extra fun this year. Explore our 10 memory-making permanent exhibits – such as the four-story climber, laser maze and wacky car wash – and be sure to check out our new special experiences as well.

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