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Dec 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Noon Year's Eve: Paleo Party
10:00 am
  TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT Ring in the New Year with us at noon! Communication Junction will lead two Sign and Sing story times complete with stories, songs, and bubbles! Decorate party masks, play dinosaur[...]
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Volunteer Open House
10:00 am
Make volunteering a New Years Resolution for 2020! Drop-in and learn how you can volunteer at the PlayHouse in various ways throughout the year. We welcome people interested in occasional or regular volunteering; people interested[...]
Jan 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service
12:00 pm
Activities are free with museum admission or membership Join us for our 2nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service! Beginning in 1994, the US government recognized Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a[...]
Feb 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Join us for a roaring good time at our annual adults-only fundraising event with this year’s special 1920s speakeasy theme! Eight favorite local restaurants and breweries provide whiskey-based cocktails and local brews. Enjoy food by[...]
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
2 for 1 Day: Plant a Flower
9:00 am
Twice the fun for the price of one! Purchase regular admission at the Peoria Zoo or the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum and get into the other for FREE! Same day admission only. Activities at Peoria[...]
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
*POSTPONED* Enchanted PlayHouse
11:00 am
Due to concerns for community wellness, we are currently postponing any high attendance events at Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum. For now, the museum will remain open at its usual times. As always, we routinely and[...]
May 25 – Aug 16 all-day
2020 Summer Maker Program
12:00 am
The Peoria PlayHouse Summer Maker Program begins on Memorial Day: Monday, May 25 and ends on Sunday, August 16. We hope this program encourages you to try out different types of tools and inspires you[...]
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Birthday Bash: Game On!
12:00 pm
Run, jump, or slide into our grand slamming Birthday Bash: Game On. Celebrate the PlayHouse’s fifth birthday with us! It’s a “pay what you like” day at the PlayHouse, participate in sports-themed activities and still[...]
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Anything! Career Day
1:00 pm
Join us to BE ANYTHING! at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum! We are exploring careers with a variety of local professionals. Meet a firefighter, dentist, ballet dancer, bike mechanic, and more! Each station features activities[...]
Be Anything! Cocktails & Careers @ Trailside Event Center
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Be Anything! Cocktails & Careers @ Trailside Event Center
6:00 pm
Join us at Trailside Event Center on Thursday, October 3rd from 6-9pm for a playful cocktail party featuring a live auction with Be Anything! experiences for adults, raffle, and PlayHouse-style activities. The event is emceed[...]
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum