A Peoria Park District Facility

WELCOME! The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum provides children with the tools and inspiration they need to be explorers and creators of the world.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum's building is currently closed due to COVID-19.

Our building may be closed, but the PlayHouse is OPEN! Join us to Play Everywhere with our new monthly membership, and enjoy our virtual programs and resources!

Hours

Mon, Wed-Sat: 9am-4pm
Tues: Members Only 9am-Noon
Sun: Noon-5pm

Admission

Ages 1-64: $9.00
65+: $8.00
Active Military: $8.00
Under 1: Free

Location

Glen Oak Park
2218 North Prospect Road
Peoria, IL 61603
309-323-6900

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upcoming playhouse programs

Dec 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
PlayHouse PlayDate (VIRTUAL)
9:30 am
Join us to meet an animal, make a standing structure, and have a dance party! PlayDates, intended for children ages 2-5, include a visit with an animal, a maker activity, and a dance party. When[...]
Real Tools Workshop: 3D Modeling with iSTEAM
1:00 pm
For this special Real Tools Workshop, we are working with the iSTEAM studio to celebrate Computer Science!  This workshop will teach children the basics of 3D modeling. Younger participants will start with playdough, so they[...]
Dec 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
PlayHouse PlayDate (VIRTUAL)
9:30 am
Join us to meet an animal, make a standing structure, and have a dance party! PlayDates, intended for children ages 2-5, include a visit with an animal, a maker activity, and a dance party. When[...]
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Real Tools Workshop: Gingerbread Houses
1:00 pm
Real Tools workshops teach children how to make and how to invent. They show children how to solve problems — and it compels them to find the problems they want to solve. During this workshop[...]
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
PlayHouse PlayDate (VIRTUAL)
9:30 am
Join us to meet an animal, make a standing structure, and have a dance party! PlayDates, intended for children ages 2-5, include a visit with an animal, a maker activity, and a dance party. When[...]
Dec 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Real Tools Workshop: Gingerbread Houses
1:00 pm
Real Tools workshops teach children how to make and how to invent. They show children how to solve problems — and it compels them to find the problems they want to solve. During this workshop[...]
Jan 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Real Tools Workshop: Printmaking
1:00 pm
Real Tools workshops teach children how to make and how to invent. They show children how to solve problems — and it compels them to find the problems they want to solve. During this workshop[...]
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Real Tools Workshop: Printmaking
1:00 pm
Real Tools workshops teach children how to make and how to invent. They show children how to solve problems — and it compels them to find the problems they want to solve. During this workshop[...]

 

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum