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Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Toddlers, Kids
In/Outdoor:Indoor
Cost:$$ see below
Category:Theaters
Other Ideas: The Greater Boston Stage Company (Formerly Stoneham Theatre); ImprovBoston; Maudslay State Park - Theater in the Open; Boston Opera House; Boch Center Theatre

boston children's museum - kidstage photoKidstage is a state-of-the-art performance space designed to introduce children to the wonderous world of performing arts. The procenium-style stage painted like an ornate European opera house, KidStage gives kids ages two through six a taste of what it's like in and around spotlights.

Professional actors and museum staff put on short plays and invite visitors to join in. The schedule changes daily, with several shows in repertory rotation. Tickets are free with admission & distributed first-come, first-served on the day of your visit. Please ask at the Info Desk about tickets.

About the Boston Children's Museum
Located right across the Fort Point Channel bridge, Boston Childrens Museum offers a broad selection for kids of all ages, with a healthy emphasis of 'hands on' exhibits, the museum aims to please even its smallest guests.

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The Museum is Open Every Day, including most holidays: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Fridays: 10:00am - 9:00pm

View website for Kidstage performance schedule


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Adults, $12; children (1-15) and senior citizens, $9; children under one and Museum members are always free.
Fridays 5:00 p.m. 9:00 p.m., all visitors $1.


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www.bostonkids.org

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300 Congress Street, Boston, MA, 02110 map
Phone: 617-426-6500

From the North:
Please allow extra time for travel from this direction due to Congress Street Bridge construction.

Take I-93 South to the 'Purchase Street/South Station' exit, exit 23, and turn left onto Congress. As you approach the Congress Street Bridge, you may find that bridge construction has reduced traffic to one lane. The Museum is the first building on the left after you cross the bridge. For parking, pass the Museum and take the 2nd left onto Farnsworth Street. Halfway down the street turn right into the Farnsworth Street Parking Garage. Be sure to bring your parking ticket to the museum for validation.

From the South:
From I-93 North, take the South Station/ I-90 exit, exit 20. Follow signs to I-90E, once in the tunnel follow the signs to 'S. Boston'. At end of ramp get into the left lane and take a left onto Congress Street. Take the 4th right onto Farnsworth Street, just past the firehouse. Halfway down the block, turn right into the Farnsworth Street Parking Garage. Be sure to bring your parking ticket to the museum for validation. To walk to the Museum, go back to Congress Street, turn right, and walk two blocks.

From the East:
Take I-90 West to the S. Boston Exit, exit 25 and turn left onto Congress. Take the 5th right onto Farnsworth Street, just past the firehouse. Halfway down the block, turn right into the Farnsworth Street Parking Garage. Be sure to bring your parking ticket to the museum for validation. To walk to the Museum, go back to Congress Street, turn right, and walk two blocks.

From the West:
Take I-90 East to the South Boston/Logan Airport Exit and get off at the S. Boston Exit, exit 25. Keep right towards West Service Road. Take the first right onto West Service Road. At the intersection of West Service Road/Congress Street, turn left. Take the 3rd right onto Farnsworth Street, just past the firehouse. Halfway down the block, turn right into the Farnsworth Street Parking Garage. Be sure to bring your parking ticket to the museum for validation. To walk to the Museum, go back to Congress Street, turn right, and walk two blocks.

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