The Children’s Museum of Naples, Florida is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit charitable organization founded in 2002. It is an environment that has been developed to educationally encourage exploration and discovery. The Children’s Museum of Naples is a safe and wonderful place which inspires children and families to have fun while learning together.
The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples
is a two-story 30,000 square foot dynamic space that including ten permanent and temporary exhibit galleries, a Family Resource Library, classrooms, birthday party room, meeting rooms, restaurant and gift shop as well as space for staff, volunteers and ongoing operations. All of the facilities at the Children’s Museum are designed to be fully accessible.
The exhibits at the Children’s Museum of Naples blend state-of-the-art technology with a replication of the natural world and human communities. Developed by experts in child psychology, museum master planning and exhibit design this experiential play fosters creativity, curiosity, empathy and self-esteem. Play allows children to develop the social skills needed to cooperate with others, sharpen their senses as a means for exploration, strengthen gross and fine motor skills and develop problem solving techniques.
Programs at the Children’s Museum of Naples include; community festivals, summer camp, after-school programs, art classes, field trips, outreach programs, parenting workshops, preschool groups and more.
The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples is the first cultural institution in Collier County and primarily devoted to connecting play with learning and a hugely important addition to the cultural attractions in our community.
The Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples is an active member of the Association of Children’s Museums.
If you’re looking for things to do, things to do with kids, things to do indoors, the Children’s Museum of Naples is just for you. Access from Lee County, Bonita Springs, Fort Myers and Estero is convenient via I-75 at the Immokalee Road exit.
Children’s Museum of Naples Mission Statement: “To provide an exciting, inspiring environment where children and their families play, learn and dream together”.
Golisano Children's Museum of Naples
15080 Livingston Rd
Naples, FL 34109