Kids & Family

The World Chess Hall of Fame presents a variety of exhibition-related programming for adults and children. Family Days provide visitors with an opportunity to learn more about the exhibition by engaging in hands-on activities inspired by the objects and ideas presented in the galleries. The WCHOF’s Early Childhood and Preschool Programs are designed for children ages birth through five and provide a stimulating learning environment for children and their caregivers. Sessions last one hour.

Toddler Tuesdays

Every Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Toddler Tuesday

Toddler Tuesdays are designed for children ages birth to 3 and their caregivers. Each weekly session includes light refreshments and socializing followed by activities focusing on creative and cognitive development.

  • 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.

RSVP to events@worldchesshof.org

Family Days

Every Saturday at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.

Family Day

Saturday Family Days are designed for families with children ages 5-12 and feature a kid-friendly tour of current exhibitions and related art project or activity! Sessions begin at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (content is identical) and last approximately one hour.

  • Free for Family- and Supporter-level members of the WCHOF, $5 per child for non-members.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Registration is limited to 24 children per session.
  • Advance registration is strongly recommended.

RSVP to events@worldchesshof.org

Birthday Parties

POW! Superhero-themed birthday party

Information on hosting your birthday party at the World Chess Hall of Fame can be found here or by contacting events@worldchesshof.org.

For more information on programming at the World Chess Hall of Fame, contact:

Upcoming Programs

Downloads

2016 Family Day Information

2016 Toddler Tuesday Information