Click here for pictures and to learn more about our current exhibition!

Summer Camps

Click here to learn more about Summer Camps at The New Children’s Museum!

Celebrating Ernest Silva

Rain House

Our Board of Directors, staff, members and visitors extend their heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Ernest (Ernie) Silva, creator of the beloved Rain House, which has delighted the children of San Diego for over two decades.   

Interview with Ernie in The Rain House and tribute in Culturebuzz.

Mass Creativity

Mass Creativity is an artist-led community outreach program that includes a series of eight art-making workshops throughout various San Diego neighborhoods. Click here to learn more about upcoming workshops in your neighborhood!


Membership offers free admission for your family and much, much more!  Memberships start at $80.  Click here for more information.


Regular Hours
Monday, 10am–4pm
Tuesday, CLOSED
Wednesday, 10am–4pm
Thursday, 10am–4pm
Friday, 10am–4pm
Saturday, 10am–4pm
Sunday, 12pm–4pm

Members Only Family TimeEvery Sunday, 10am–12pm

See our ABOUT page!

Upcoming Events

April 18

Whole Foods Market Friday: Nature Tales 10:30am

April 19

SCOUT for Easter (at NTC Liberty Station) 11am - 3pm

VONS Handmade Holidays: Nature's Salad (Times Vary)

April 25

ScholarShare's Finger Painting Friday 10:30am - 12pm

April 26

NCM at KidsWalk in Little Italy 11am - 6pm

April 27

NCM at KidsWalk in Little Italy 11am - 6pm



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