Children and adults will delight in the many exhibits that
can engage them in hours of fun and discovery. Select an exhibit at the top right
to see an image and get more information about each.
Preschoolers love to look at themselves in mirrors, and this one can create the illusion that they're floating in air.
Books, books, books
Literacy skills begin at birth! Books for looking and reading aloud have a special place in Children's Landscape.
Children dance to songs of many musical genres. Songs are selected to reflect the month's theme.
Big enough for Paul Bunyan, this kaleidoscope creates an endless variety of colorful patterns.
Preschoolers manipulate translucent objects or view X-rays to explore the science of light.
In a semi-dark “planetarium” children relax on bean bags while gazing at a night sky; a puppet theater and costume area invite active play; a walk-through space provides quiet table activities.
Plastic Ball Raceway
A favorite with toddlers, this activity encourages children to track the balls from left to right - a pre-reading skill.
Climb aboard our miniature school bus and drive to the land of make-believe. There's room for parents, too!
Check out the new interior to the Space Ship. There is now a place to sit down, stars that can turn into rainbows with a special star prism, a heat sensitive handprint, pictures of the planets, a bead tracking activity, and a jukebox with songs related to space and lift-off.
Soft sculptures can be arranged and rearranged by children to create their very own mural. Sculptures change bi-monthly.
Large, interlocking blocks make structures limited only by children's imagination, large motor skills (and help from grown-ups).
The Welcome Wall is a big hit! Five new German designed activities have been added to the Welcome wall as you enter Children's Landscape. Try spinning the disks, pull on the colored balls and see how they affect another ball, create a pattern using the rainbow colored panels, see how gravity makes a wheel go around, and learn about sizes with a circle puzzle.