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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.


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


Admission Ages 2 and up: $6.00

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Support CHOM’s New Year Grand-Reopening!

Support CHOM’s New Year Grand-Reopening!

2020 began as a year of excitement and anticipated growth. In March, we were about to celebrate our 1st year anniversary at our Lincoln Mall location when the coronavirus shut down occurred. Like so many Children’s museums around the country, we were forced to close...

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1233 W. Galena Ave, Freeport, IL 61032