Discover, Learn and Imagine at the Children’s Museum of Brownsville

The Children’s Museum of Brownsville offers hands-on creative and interactive exhibits, workshops and special events to children and families of the Rio Grande Valley. Come and visit us and discover A World of Learning.


Tuesday to Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday: 12 PM - 5 PM
Closed Monday during the School Year
Monday: 12 PM - 5 PM (Summer and Spring Break Only)View Calendar


Admission: $8 per person
Children under 1 year: Free
Community Free Night: Check our calendar for the next available date
Community Nights Proudly Sponsored by View the Year Pass


The Children’s Museum of Brownsville is located in the heart of Dean Porter Park in the Mitte Cultural District at 501 E. Ringgold Street #5 Dean Porter Park.Get Directions


Children love doing stop motion videos and focusing all their energy towards it. ...

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We'll be setting up a stop-motion animation studio for our little directors. ...

Stop Motion Animation Weekend

March 24, 2018, 11:00am - March 25, 2018, 4:00pm

It's a stop-motion commotion at the CMB! We'll be setting up a stop-motion animation studio for our little directors to begin making their short movie masterpieces!

From Our Blog

  • CMB Holiday Hours & New Year’s Eve Balloon Drop

    Happy Holidays! We hope that all of you have been enjoying the holiday festivities with your friends and family this year! We’ve certainly been carrying on with our own unique celebrations at the museum. Over all of 2017, we’ve seen a multitude of smiling faces join us in many special events, and we appreciate and […]
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  • All aboard for Polar Express!

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and the Children’s Museum is feeling the holiday spirit! Although we’re in the far south, we’ve decided to bring a little bit of the North Pole down here to help us celebrate with Polar Express Day! You’ll have the chance to take a ride around lovely Dean […]
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  • Give us a hand! It’s Giving Tuesday!

    Have you heard? It’s Giving Tuesday! This year, the Children’s Museum of Brownsville will have reached over 60,000 visitors. We have also taken programming out to 70 schools/libraries across the valley and have had over 12,000 field trip students visit us. We have provided 1,500 free admissions and continue to provide special needs art classes […]
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