The i.d.e.a. Museum offers extensive programming, hands-on activities and exhibitions aimed at inspiring our visitors. These activities focus on supporting early learning, nurturing creative thinking and engaging families.
You make it possible to:
- Support key developmental milestones and early literacy in children birth through age 4, preparing children for school.
- Foster creativity in children of all ages, in its many forms, not just art.
- Provide programs that help develop imagination, self-expression and problem-solving skills.
- Promote discovery and exploration of concepts in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math).
- Help visitors appreciate different viewpoints and cultures.
- Offer programs where guests may engage in full-body movement and collaborative making.
- Be a community resource to thousands of families, Title I school kids, teachers, foster kids, adults with special needs and many more every year.
150 W. Pepper Place
Mesa, AZ 85201
Free for members and those under age 1
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday & Saturday
9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday
12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday
Closed Monday and most holidays