• Erie Childrens Museum
  • Erie Childrens Museum
  • Erie Childrens Museum
  • Erie Childrens Museum




Plan Your Visit!

Museum Hours:

Tuesday through Saturday 10am - 4pm

Sunday 1pm - 4pm

CLOSED Mondays




From I-90, take I-79 North to the Bayfront Highway heading east. Turn right onto State Street. Turn left on East 4th Street.

Turn right on French Street. The Children's Museum will be on the right side.


Metered parking is available on 5th Street, State Street and French Street.

There is a parking ramp available on East 2nd Street.

On the weekends, Erie Insurance graciously allows us to use their parking lot directly across the street from the Museum.


Places to Eat:

We have a small snack area inside the museum where you can enjoy the lunch or snack you brought which seats 10-12 people .

We are also within walking distance to Perry Square,  where there are plenty of benches and open grass spaces for sitting.

Restaurants within two city blocks are:

The Pufferbelly    Pulakos Chocolates    Subway    Viva Pitas & Wraps     McDonald's     Starbucks    

Tickle's Deli    Scully's Pub & Pizzeria     Khao Thai     Hook's Catfish Kitchen     Wave Café- Erie Art Museum

U Pick 6 Tap House & Restaurant    El Toro Loco     Molly Brannigans