Boston Children's Museum (.3 mile)
308 Congress St
Boston, MA 02210
Power of Play Gala Weekend:
October 4th-6th 2013
$14 (ages 1+)
All year long, the second oldest children's museum in the world has been celebrating its 100th anniversary with events of all kinds. Just a short walk from InterContinental® Boston stands the educational landmark at the center of these festivities. Boston Children's Museum is a beloved institution focused on developing a passion for science in kids of all ages. The permanent collection of more than 50,000 items and countless exhibits cover a wide breadth of topics, including the environment, natural history, art, culture, and healthy living.
The Power of Play 100th Anniversary Gala Weekend
In celebration of the museum's 100th anniversary, the most important teaching tool of all takes center stage: play! Fun is one of the surest ways to help a child learn, engaging their senses and making memories that last a lifetime. The yearlong festivities culminate with a Gala Weekend around Fort Point Channel, Friday, October 4th through Sunday, October 6th. There will be live music, dance, arts, hands-on science activities, a boat parade in the harbor, and much, much more. Below are a few highlights of the weekend's events. View the Boston Children's Museum calendar for a complete list of events.
* Kids Jam & Hip-Hop Party - Friday, October 4th, 5pm-9pm
* Festival with Kids Olympics - October 5th & 6th, 10am-5pm
* Birthday Ceremony around Fort Point - Early Evening of October 5th
* Gala at InterContinental® Boston - Evening of October 5th
Our Children's Museum Hotel Package
Celebrate Gala Weekend with the InterContinental® Boston Children's Museum Package. Starting at $360/night for a family of four (2 adults and 2 children), the package includes museum admission, 2-day Old Town Trolley tickets, complimentary children's amenities, and free kids' meals at Miel "Brasserie Provencale." Learn more and book here.