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What are the hours of operation?
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Sunday 1:00 – 4:00 PM, Closed Monday. Wednesday group reservations only. See calendar for holidays and special events.

What is the cost of admission?
Ages 1 to 100: $5.00. Children under the age of 12 months are free. Memberships available for purchase at the front desk.

What form of payments do you accept?
We accept cash and check and MasterCard and Visa.

Where is the Museum located?
Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum is located on the north side of Center Street in Downtown Rutland. Our address is 11 Center Street, Rutland, Vermont 05701

What is the age range for the museum?
We welcome children of all ages. Our exhibits are developed with children 0-8 years in mind.

How long does the museum visit last?
Because every child is different, it’s difficult to put a specific length of time on your visit. An average visit can last up to two hours.

Are you stroller friendly?
We do allow strollers in the Museum, but whenever possible we recommend you leave them behind.

Do you have stroller parking?
We have a designated area in the Museum for strollers.

Are you wheelchair accessible?
The Museum’s main level is accessible. The mezzanine level is not accessible.

What should children wear?
Allow your children to wear something comfortable. They will be very active in the Museum.

Can I just drop off my child, and pick them up in a few hours?
No. The Museum is designed for adults and children to learn and play together. Children must be accompanied by someone at least 18 years old.

I don’t have any children but I am a kid at heart, can I come and enjoy the museum?
We do not allow adults to enter the museum without children. We also do not admit children without an adult. If you are interested in viewing our museum, we will be happy to give you a brief tour of our facility. Tours are subject to availability.

Where can we eat?
We do not have accommodations for eating on site. There are a few public spaces and restaurants within walking distance.

Do you have an ATM?
No. There are several ATMs within walking distance.

Can I leave and come back in?
Your admission is good only on the date admission is purchased. If you would like to leave for lunch and come back on the same day — you will need to get a hand stamp. You will need to show stamp when you re-enter. If the museum is at capacity, you will need to wait until capacity opens up.

Do you have a family restroom?
We have two restrooms. The family restroom equipped with a changing table is located near the creative art space.

What is your security policy?
Your family’s safety and security are our highest priorities. Adults must be accompanied by a child on the exhibit floor, and children must be accompanied by an adult on the exhibit floor. Staff are always here to assist you. Remember to have fun with and supervise your children.

How can I Help?
Because Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum is a non-profit organization, we are always looking for help from the community. Volunteering is a great way to get involved with the Museum. We have a strong need for consistent volunteers. It is a wonderful opportunity to help a child experience the delight of learning. Donations are also a great way to help support Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum. If you would like to make a donation to the museum please use our web site . donate here button or contact our museum director at 802-282-2678.

Are you hiring?
Not at this time.

Does the Museum offer internships?
Yes. Please contact Myra Peffer, executive director, at 802-282-2678.

How do I sign up for the Museum e-Newsletter?
Click the Newsletter Signup button on our website.

The information listed on your website or information listed about the Museum on another website is incorrect, how should I report this to you?
Any website inquiries or concerns please contact 802.558.4644.