A Peoria Park District Facility

Schools and Groups

The PlayHouse offers programs for schools, scouts, and homeschool students. We also offer resources for teachers to support learning in the museum. Learn more about the programs that best support the work you do!

Fieldtrips to the PlayHouse

The PlayHouse offers a range of field trip options for preschool through third grade. Learn more about our options nad how to schedule a field trip.

Educator Resources

Use PlayHouse resources and our Educator's Guide to support school yearning. Learn more about our rentable PlayHouse Packs, in-class workshops, and other resources here.

School Rentals

Have the PlayHouse to yourself for a fun family night or an incentive to support good attendance. Or choose a day to Play it Forward, and the PlayHouse will donate 20% of profits earned to your school.

Girl Scout Programs

Earn your Girl Scout badges at the Peoria PlayHouse, or just explore the museum as a troop.


Homeschool programs

The PlayHouse works with other departments throughout the Park District to offer home school classes.


Kindergarten Readiness

Help prepare your child for kindergarten with this play-based summer program. This is for students entering Peoria Public Schools as kindergartners who have little or no preschool experience.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum