The Children's Museum of Stockton is dedicated to providing quality education through interactive exhibits.  

  Our facility is 22,000 sq. ft.  and currently houses over 40 exhibits.

  The Children's Museum of Stockton is a 501(c)3 non-profit public-benefit corporation and all donations directly enhance exhibits and programming.

*The Children's Museum Staff reserve the right to close any Exhibit or section in the museum without notice and at their discretion. Please be aware that there are many reasons why this may need to happen. One of the most important reasons is for our visitors welfare and safety. 

Thank you - CMS

The Children's Museum of Stockton is a safe, fun and educational place for children to explore along with their adults.  


Some of our exhibits are listed below. Clicking on the name may take you to more photos and videos!

  • Water Conservation Cottage

  • Imagination Play Wall Sponsored by ABS Foundation

  • Library

  • Art Studio

  • Puppet Show area

  • Shadow Room

  • Train Tables 

  • Blue Blocks 

  • Life Sized vehicles and transportation:

    • Fire truck

    • Helicopter

    • Police Car

    • Police Motorcycle

    • SJRTD Bus

    • Ambulance with Hospital Room

  • Fort with Slide

  • Eye Exhibit

  • "STEMLAND" Area Sponsored by Teachers College and San Joaquin County Office of Education  

  • Lego Derby Area

  • Shoe Store

  • Outdoor playground and patio area

  • Nature Station sponsored by the San Joaquin County Audubon Society

  • Delta Exhibit featuring:

    • Large mouth black bass

    • Interactive water table

  • Food 4 Less grocery store and deli

  • Dr. Barkers Pet Clinic

  • Agricultural Farm Exhibit featuring:

    • Tractor

    • Cow

  • CMS News Station

  • Galaxy Room (COMING SOON!) 

  • Recycling Exhibit

  • Children’s Community Bank Sponsored by Bank of Stockton

  • Post Office featuring Marble Run Wall

  • “Know where it goes” Water conservation display

  • Magnet Exhibit featuring:

    • Mag-Na Wall

    • Magnetic domes

  • ​Toddler Area specifically designed for children ages 4 and under

  • Aquatic Display featuring turtles and fish

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