A Fun Education: Why Museums Are Important For Everyone

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It’s unfortunate that in today’s society some civic spaces, like museums and libraries, are stereotyped as “boring” or “out of touch” with the digital age. If you’ve stepped foot inside a museum lately, you’d know that they’re quite interactive and have many digital components that rival any video game or movie theater. They even cater[…] Read More

Posted in News on November 12th, 2020.

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Four Things To Do With Your Kids In Phoenix

Phoenix is one of the most exciting cities in the United States. It’s known for being a metropolis, with a nightlife for adults and a bustling downtown with plenty of attractions for families as well. As an Arizonan city, of course, it can be incredibly hot during the summer. But this doesn’t stop people from[…] Read More

Posted in News on July 27th, 2020.

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Exploring CMoP’s Mission of Learning Through Play…with Literacy

by Lila Mago Reading is essential to academic success for all children. Not only does reading help improve brain development, early literacy enables academic success through introducing the skills of processing and comprehension. However, in the state of Arizona, only 4 out of every 10 students can read at their grade level. Statistics show children[…] Read More

Posted in News on July 23rd, 2020.

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Exploring CMoP’s Mission of Learning Through Play with Movement

by Lila Mago Here at the Children’s Museum of Phoenix we highly value the importance of movement within a child’s lifestyle. We strive to fulfill our mission of “engaging the minds, muscles, and imaginations of children and the grown-ups who care about them” through the promotion of active play. In fact, every exhibit and activity[…] Read More

Posted in News on July 6th, 2020.

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What Should You Do With Your Kids While in Phoenix?

Finding things to do in Phoenix with kids can be a challenge. But no doubt, you’ll want to make sure that your children are really going to get something out of the experience. Sure, parks and other attractions are great — but if you want to really make the day special, there is one place[…] Read More

Posted in News on June 19th, 2020.

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Treat Your Children to Good Times at Kids Science Museums

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Museums are a perfect way for families and individuals to enjoy a good time. They provide a break from the usual activities that characterize our lives. For children, they provide a learning opportunity, especially in a world where there is so much to learn. That is the reason you should treat your children to a[…] Read More

Posted in News on June 1st, 2020.

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7 Best Virtual Museum Tours For Kids and Adults

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Did you know there are around 850 million visits annually to U.S. museums? That’s more than professional sporting events and theme parks combined! People of all ages love museums. But what can you do if your favorite kids museum is temporarily closed? We’ve got you covered! Here are some excellent virtual kids experiences and activities[…] Read More

Posted in News on May 28th, 2020.

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5 Fantastic Benefits of Children’s Museum Visits

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Museums spend nearly $2 billion dollars on educational programming, with the majority of the annual budget going towards K-12 education. There are so many different ways museums help educate and support kids. There is no shortage of research out there showing the tremendous impact museums have on kids. Here are five amazing benefits museums provide[…] Read More

Posted in News on April 4th, 2020.

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