Family Activities

Family activities at the WCHOF connect guests of all ages to chess with a variety of fun, exhibition-related projects and an opportunity to learn something new. Many of our family activities are also available on our YouTube channel. If you have an idea for an activity you’d like to see, please email us.

Toddler Tuesdays

Every Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Join us with your tiny tot for an hour of free-play and exploration! Toddlers and their caregivers are encouraged to experiment with toys and activities that develop motor skills, build language, and support socialization. Learn through fun and collaboration!

  • Designed for ages birth-3.
  • Free for Family- and Supporter-level members of the WCHOF, $5 per child for non-members.
  • One adult per child required.
  • Limit of 15 adult/child pairs per session.
  • Advance registration is strongly recommended.


Birthday Parties

Information on hosting your birthday party at the World Chess Hall of Fame can be found by contacting


2018 Family Day and Toddler Tuesday Information

Upcoming Programs