Before You Visit FAQ

 

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Mask order currently in effect
Per Governor Inslee: The WA State Secretary of Health’s mask order remains in place even after June 30, 2021: All people, regardless of vaccination status, are still required to wear masks in certain places, such as: K-12 schools, childcare facilities, camps, and other youth settings where children are present or expected to be present.

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WE’RE OPEN!

Come play in our newly expanded museum!
Open to the public starting September 7

Tuesdays – Sundays
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

No reservations required!
New main entrance on Hoyt Ave.

 

Members’ Early Access

Current members are invited to experience the wonder of our brand-new expansion.
Come play in 33,000 square feet of NEW exhibits!

Need to renew your membership?
Click here to renew today!

Wednesdays through Sundays
August 10 – September 4
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
No reservations required!
New main entrance on Hoyt Ave.

 

It is almost time to open Imagine’s new Expansion!

We will be closing the Museum on July 19th to prepare. Imagine will reopen in August. The date will be announced soon, so keep checking our website and social media. Camps, classes, and field trips that are already scheduled will still occur. **This close time will replace our regular annual close time that occurs in September.
Questions? Please email ICM@ImagineCM.org
Important Mask and Food Changes
Effective Saturday, March 12
As of Saturday, March 12, 2022 masks will be optional for visitors at Imagine Children’s Museum. Families will be free to decide whether to mask or not.

 

We ask that these decisions are honored with compassion, respect and kindness, irrespective of your personal beliefs. Anyone who cannot do so will be asked to leave.

 

Food and beverages will be allowed in lower-level Commons Area, outside of the Art Studio, during Museum open hours. Food and beverages are NOT allowed on the exhibit floors or rooftop play area.

 

Thank you for your understanding and support.

 

Reopening Overview
Our plan is based on the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (updated 4/5/2021) and Healthy Washington Reopening Guidance for Museums (updated 3/19/2021), and World Health Organizations. Dates may change because of mandates or directives.


Waiver
An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and visitors with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By reserving tickets you acknowledge that you understand and voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 for all.

Please check back frequently, as we review and revise requirements, updates will be posted on our website.

As of Saturday, March 12, 2022 masks will be optional for visitors at Imagine Children’s Museum. Families will be free to decide whether to mask or not. We ask that these decisions are honored with compassion, respect and kindness, irrespective of your personal beliefs. Anyone who cannot do so will be asked to leave.
  • There is a half hour break between sessions to allow for cleaning and sanitizing exhibits
  • Interactive items in the exhibits are limited per timed session and exchanged between breaks for sanitizing
  • The Museum is professionally cleaned every evening after closing, including all restrooms
  • A limited number of visitors will be allowed in the Museum TBD per the Governor’s current phase
  • There is signage with the occupancy limit in each exhibit area

Food and beverages are allowed only in our 3rd floor multipurpose area, the home of our new Grab & Go eatery! Food and beverages are NOT allowed on the exhibit floors or rooftop play area. For your convenience, water fountains are provided on all floors of the museum.

  • Yes, the staff has the same health screening as visitors
  • All Staff will wear an approved mask
  • Staff will stay within specified physical distance of other Staff and visitors whenever possible
  • All Staff will actively wash or sanitize hands regularly
  • There is a COVID Supervisor on staff at all times
  • Yes, the newly-expanded museum is now open!
  • The Tall TImbers Rooftop exhibit is weather dependent.
  • Some After Hours events, such as an After Hours Birthday Party are currently available. Please call 425/258-1006, Ext. 1012 for more information.
  • Only clinic coupons can be redeemed at this time

Hours of Operation

 

Exciting News!

It is almost time to open Imagine’s new Expansion!
We will be closing the Museum on July 19th to prepare. Imagine will reopen in August.
The date will be announced soon, so keep checking our website and social media.
Camps, classes, and field trips that are already scheduled will still occur.
**This close time will replace our regular annual close time that occurs in September

 

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