Looking for a playful, connecting family activity? Try a Children’s Museum. Tulsa has it’s very own museum for families with young children to middle school age children. Tulsa Children’s Museum Discovery Lab has interactive exhibits for active play and engagement. The three main current exhibits are:
Tulsa Tape & Tunnels – a 30 foot slide and bridge made from packing tape
Make Shop – creating activities that explore sound, electricity, robots, etc. These activities change weekly.
Toddler Area – active play and exploration for babies and toddlers / young children.
Tulsa Children’s Museum Discovery Lab
560 North Maybelle, Tulsa OK (in Owen Park, northwest of downtown)
Monday – Saturday 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Sundays 11:30 am – 5:00 pm
$5.00 Admission ( Under 2 Free)
Contact Number: 918-295-8144
The museum exhibits are changed out 2-3 times a year. There are three main areas in one large room. In addition, classes are offered for children 1st grade – 6th grade. Check out their website for current listings. Spring break classes are currently listed.
Tulsa Children’s Museum promotes the program STEM, which promotes Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. And is partnered with the RECESS program which provides Health & Wellness Programs.
This is a wonderful Tulsa treasure and has such wonderful opportunities to play and connect with each other as a family; plus learn and grow. It is all win – win. So if you have not discovered this Tulsa gem, give it a try! Your children will love you for it.
Note: If you do not live in Tulsa, check out your own community for a Children’s Museum.