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Explore the world at EMU, the Colorado Springs Children's Museum and education center - And more! Perfect for classes, field trips, FAMILIES, and parties.


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Become a Vendor

Find materials, our application and more about being a vendor and sell! Customers - find amazing local deals at the EMU Market! 3rd Saturday of each month.


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Weekends & Daily!

Explore the Colorado Springs Children's Museum for family fun! Explore and play! Only $5.00/person! BUY tickets online or at the door.


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Book Your Experience!

Interact with LIVE animals and more! Book your CAMP, FieldTrip and adventures through our store and save! Classes, Field Trips, Camps, and MORE!


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Adventure Programs

Take an adventure at EMU - the Colorado Springs Children's Museum! Multi cultural programs, natural science & conservation. An unlimited world of imagination!

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Explore Space & Technology!

Exciting programs that explore inner space and outer space and everything in between at EMU - the Colorado Springs Children's Museum!

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Your Child @ EMU!

Book your child's birthday party at EMU - the Colorado Springs Children's Museum! Choose from many themes and packages.




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Public Hours: Note - the museum will be closed to the PUBLIC June 21 - July 4th so we may do renovations, add displays and make the children's museum a better experience for everyone. Thank you all for your patience during this time. FIELD TRIPS are all scheduled and still in session during this time. $6.00/person when we reopen.
Don't just come in during Public Hours, become a "Friend of EMU" MEMBER today! CLICK HERE to learn more! Check out our current PROMOS today!

The new EMU Family Fun Vendors Market and Summer Farmers Market is open! The 3rd Saturday of each month find many quality, local vendors and a fun and exciting buying experience. Museum entrance is also HALF PRICE during 3rd Saturday markets - Bring the kids!
Vendors - CLICK HERE for information on participating. Go to our BLOG page for the latest news, info on open houses, and events, or to our FACEBOOK page and LIKE us for updates!
Third Saturday EMU Family Fun Vendors Markets 10:00am - 3:00pm inside, and outside during the summer.

EMU Coffee Bar and Gift ShopCheck out our new EMU Coffee Bar and Gift Shop! Get your morning premium coffee at EMU, spend less, and support the children's museum! M-F 8am - 2:30pm.

Check out and LIKE our coffee bar Facebook page to get access to promotions and events. Go To: EMU Coffee Bar


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Visit the FIRST Colorado Springs Children's Museum to offer live animals your children can pet, taxidermy animals and displays, museum quality displays on forests, oceans, Native American Indians, international cultures such as Africa. Join us for fun science, nature, art, museum displays and kid's activities! Find Colorado Springs children's activities at EMU!

STEM or STEAM based educational displays are in place including hydroponics, astronomy, atmospheric sciences, and more. Our new museum includes STEM content, with projects and hands-on activities for children through adults.

Programs are available for those with special needs such as kids and adults with developmental disabilities, seniors, and more.

We are the Colorado Springs Children's Museum and Natural History Museum and a great destination for Colorado Springs kid's activities!

The museum and education center is devoted to helping the Colorado Springs community through charitable efforts each month. Current endeavors include: providing food and clothing items such as socks, hats and gloves to the city's homeless; advancing awareness of conservation of natural resources; rescuing exotic animals; supporting colon cancer, sepsis and other issues.

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NEW Colorado Springs Children's Museum PROMO 2017 Video
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2017 Videos
Children watching Bumbee eating a rat.
Colorado Springs Children's Museum PROMO video.

EMU Projects and Affiliate Partners

  • Kid Confidence
    Kid Confidence

    Anti Bullying and Bully Awareness / Self Defense for Kids! Go To our affiliate's web site - - to read more about Thom Seehafer and his Kid...

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  • The Snake Project
    The Snake Project

    Check out "Bumbee", our Bumble Bee Ball Python and new member of Expanding Minds Unlimited. With more snakes and snake adventures to come, we are excited about the...

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