E3 Children's Museum & Science Center

We offer hands-on, science-related interactives in the main gallery with special programs scheduled throughout the year.

Sound, Light, Magnetism, Shadows, and Art are found at the E³ Children's Museum and Science Center in downtown Farmington. Tots' Turf is a developmentally appropriate environment for children 5 and younger.  School groups, home-schools,  and families will find many things to do and learn at the Children's Museum.  

Explore, Experience, and Enjoy the new exhibits!    The museum has undergone a floor exhibits update, gift shop and entry area remodel. Come see the fresh new engaging exhibits at E³ Children's Museum!

Weekly Programming

TODDLER PLAYDATE-Wednesdays 10am-12pm

Toddler Playdate is designed for families with young children to develop early motor skills and find new playmates.  This is a weekly program on Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to noon.  Visit Tots' Turf, or join us for a fun, engaging activity.  Activities are offered each week to encourage toddler's imaginations and the exploration of the world around them.  If you missed us this week, you can come by anytime during our normal hours to explore Tots' Turf.

SIMPLY SCIENCE-Thursdays 3:30pm to 4:30pm 

Simply Science is just that, simple science experiments, the kind you may not get to do at home in the kitchen.  Dress accordingly, things might get messy.  Simply Science is designed for children 6 and up.

EARLY EXPLORERS-Fridays 10:30am-11:15am

Friday exploration for preschoolers! Early Explorers allows preschoolers to explore different science concepts and most adults will leave with ideas to try at home.  This program is designed for children 2 to 5 years old.
September 2 - Fizzy Ice
September 9 - Icy Excavations
September 16 - Do you Hear That?
September 23 - Bubbling Cloud Dough

From 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., starting in May, come to E³ Children’s Museum & Science Center, 302 N. Orchard.  Toddlers and parents, join us for art inside, then head outside for songs and stories under our tree, (if weather allows).  This program is designed for children 18 months to 5 years old…but all ages are welcome.
August 28 - Texture-Toddler Science

AFTERSCHOOL ART!  ATTACK-Fridays 3:30-4:30

Need to get your art on?  Well, swing on by Fridays from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., and explore your creative side doing some enjoyable art and experiencing new art techniques.  This program is FREE and is designed for ages 6 and up.