Exploration Station…a children’s museum in Bourbonnais, IL. Come Explore 10,000 square feet of hands on learning. Fix a tire in our Wreck Resort Auto Center, serve a sundae in the Lickety Split Soda Shop, shop for groceries in our Shop-a-Lot Market, and set the table in My House. Children and parents can get lost in imagination and time in our 2 story Castle. For our younger visitors they can explore and climb in our Little Squires Toddler area for ages 2 years and under.
Don’t forget to explore with air and flight in Up, Up and Away, and dig for Dinosaurs in Paleontology. Our Museum is known for creating an environment where children get lost in imagination. Come Join us and experience it for yourself. We also have a new STEAM Learning Lab, and an Imagination Playground.
Museum hours are September – May Hours: Closed Monday (excluding some holidays) 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday; 1:00 -5:00p.m. Sunday. June – August Hours – 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday – Saturday; 1-5 p.m. Sunday. The Exploration Station does close for an annual shutdown at the end of August, beginning of September. Please call or visit our website for shutdown dates. Admission: $7