Author: Jill

Breakfast with the Grinch

December 7

Join CMOO for Breakfast with the Grinch on Saturday, December 7th at the Oswego Alliance Church Community Center!

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At the Art Studio At CMOO

Looking for something to do over Thanksgiving break? At the Art Studio is coming to CMOO!

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Ready, Set, Grow!

Special time for our youngest visitors! Rotating activities that promote physical and cognitive development, with an emphasis on play and exploration. Best for ages 0-2.

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Imagination Workshop

Rotating activities that provide children with opportunities to problem solve, engage in social interactions, and gain confidence in their abilities! Emphasis on imagination and pretend play. Best for ages 2-5.

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Arts Lab

Create, build, experiment, perform, write! Arts lab offers our visitors a number of different ways to learn, because people benefit most when their means of learning is something that they enjoy. Arts lab encourages visitors to use all of their senses to learn and create! Our staff is trained to adjust activities to accommodate all […]

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Exhibit Story Time

A different kind of story time! Hands-on play and exploration are encouraged as you and your child use children’s books to experience CMOO’s exhibits. Reading stories is one of the most natural ways for children to learn new information. Introducing big concepts in a familiar format, like a children’s book, makes the information more accessible […]

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Gingerbread House Workshop

Join us at Harbour Hall for CMOO’s Gingerbread House Workshop!

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Programming & Events

There’s always something new happening at CMOO!

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Water Table

Sail from island to island; tow cargo from Port Oswego through the locks and past the lighthouse; or go fishing in the pond! Our water table provides a fun and interactive sensory experience for all ages. Put on a smock and enjoy water play year round!

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Town Square

CMOO’s town square is filled with things to do and places to explore. Be a part of a pit crew at the Speedway, put out the fire at the safety station, grind apples in the cider barn, and much more! CMOO town square offers engaging, interactive experiences for all ages!

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Novelis

Recycling is an integral part of environmental stewardship and CMOO is proud to partner with Novelis to bring this exhibit to life. Become a piece of aluminum and travel through the melting, flattening, and shaping processes! Learning about recycling has never been this fun!

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Creation Station

Create, learn, and get a little messy while exploring this arts area! Craft a story on the felt board, add to a collaborative drawing, make your own stop motion animation, and more! There’s always something new to do in creation station!

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate Your Child’s Birthday at CMOO! Click “Learn More” for more information.

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About

CMOO’s mission is to inspire children to learn, discover, create and explore through the power of play.

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What To Know Before You Go

Frequently asked questions and all the answers you need!

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PLAY FACILITATOR

CMOO is seeking a motivated individual to be our new Director of Education. The Director of Education is an integral staff member, in charge of managing our rapidly expanding programming and outreach.

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Isaac’s Treehouse

Isaac’s Treehouse will be central to the 4,000 square foot “CMOO’s Town Square” where children can experience a child-sized city complete with a hardware store, farmer’s market, apple cider pressing barn, cafe, dentist office, credit union, speedway, fire station and a special “town park” area for our youngest visitors. Children can climb up the treehouse, […]

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CLOSED for Renovations!

BIG changes are coming to CMOO! The museum will be closed while we complete our renovations to bring in 10,000 square feet of NEW exhibits! The museum will re-open in 2019 and will be BIGGER and BETTER than ever!

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Build, Play, Grow Campaign Donors

The Children’s Museum of Oswego would like to acknowledge the following businesses, individuals, families and foundations who have generously pledged their support to the Build, Play, Grow Campaign.   $300,000+ Downtown Revitalization Initiative $100,000-$299,999 Novelis The Richard S. Shineman Foundation $50,000-$99,999 Pathfinder Bank $30,000-$49,999 Burke’s Do It Best Home Centers Jonathan & Jillian Shaver New York State […]

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