Welcome to KidSenses
Since opening in 2004, KidSenses has welcomed over 500,000 visitors to our 11,000 square-foot space, which features 14 different interactive exhibit areas, and unique opportunities to stimulate the imagination and educate the mind.
Our exhibits are aimed at kids ages Infancy-10 and we are currently expanding our museum to include a new maker space workshop called The Factory that appeals to tweens and teens ages 11 and up. You can learn more about The Factory here.
Bring our exciting STEM programs
to your organization!
Parties & groups
Create a museum experience your
child will never forget!
PLAN YOUR VISIT
Adults: $8.00 +tax
Children Age 1+: $8.00 +tax
Seniors 62 and up: $6.00 +tax
Active Military: $6.00 +tax
All children must be accompanied by a parent or adult-guardian. Required ratio is 1 adult per 5 children.
Temporary Hours of
General Admission Play:
Friday - Sunday
9:00am – 12:00pm,
Private Groups Available:
Saturday & Sunday
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Private Event Closures:
Saturdays 6/19 & 6/16 1:30pm - 4:30pm
172 N. Main Street
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Parties & Groups
KidSenses is a 10,000 square foot facility that can accommodate birthday parties, holiday parties, receptions, and so much more! Work with the Museum staff to bring excitement, color, and play to your next event. You and your guests will always remember your special day at KidSenses Children’s INTERACTIVE Museum.
Base Price: (1 hour) $135 +tax
Base Price (2 hours) $200 +tax Each additional hour $100 +tax
Ask about our member discounts!
What is a Party Group?
A group consists of up to 20 children and the adults that bring them up to no more than 50 people.
If you are booking a private group for a birthday party, let us know! We can provide additional details about our party offerings.
EXPLORE OUR GIFT SHOP
Continue your exploration at home with many take home projects, souvenirs and more in our gift shop. Please be mindful of germs when shopping; do not touch items in the gift shop unless purchasing. Please also note, the gift shop will be card only. No cash will be accepted.