The mission of the Children’s Hands-On Museum of Northwest Illinois is to Inspire all children and families to learn, explore, and create through interactive experiences.

Museums for All

The Children’s Hands-On Museum of Northwest Illinois has joined Museums for All, a signature access program to encourage people of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum-going habits.

Come in & Explore!

Get away from the gadgets and have some real hands-on fun together exploring our interactive exhibits. And it’s okay for grown-ups to play too.

Location

Children’s Hands-On Museum of Northwest Illinois

1233 W Galena Ave
Freeport, IL 60132

Map & Directions

Hours & Admission

Thurs: 2pm – 6 pm
Fri – Sat:
10am – 2pm
Sun: 1pm – 4pm

CLOSED THANKSGIVING & BLACK FRIDAY

Admission Ages 2 and up: $6.00

Become a Member

Brrrr? or Booo! Halloween at CHOM

Brrrr? or Booo! Halloween at CHOM

Check out CHOM for Halloween! Bring the kids in costume (or not!) and have some fund with the scavenger hunt and pick up some treats before it’s time to go home! Open 2 – 6 PM (normal hours!) on Thursday. Click the link for more information. Standard admission fees apply for non-members.

How You Can Get Involved

Click Donate Or Contact Us to Learn More!

1233 W. Galena Ave, Freeport, IL 61032