Come play with us!
Looking for things to do with kids? Families play and learn together at The Children’s Playhouse - rain or shine!. This High Country destination is located in Boone and close to Blowing Rock, Jefferson, Banner Elk, Wilkesboro, and Mountain City. It offers flexible hours for open creative indoor/outdoor play as well as great classes for kids and adults.
Come enjoy our Vet Clinic exhibit, Arts & Crafts studio, Meadow Room, What's Cookin' Kitchen, indoor Romp and Stomp with bouldering wall and more.
We are a High Country United Way Agency.
Got out of town guests for Thanksgiving? Come see us on “Black” Friday! We will be closed on November 28th, December 24th, 25th, 31st, and January 1st. Our normal hours are 10-5 Tuesday-Friday and 10-3 Saturday. We are always closed on Sundays and Mondays.
In addition to all the daily art activities and play in our exhibits, we also have a few special activities every month which are free to members or with paid admission.Click here to see our program calendar. In December we have a visit from a therapy dog, craft workshops, a Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long. Click here for details.
Announcing the Playhouse Build Fest!
10-4, Saturday, April 12. Location: TBD
Presented by The Children’s Playhouse, Build Fest will be a daylong celebration of creativity and problem-solving, offering hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and Art activities and engaging demonstrations for kids aged 2-12 accompanied by their parents. Click here for more information.
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Did You Know?
That you can deduct a large part of your Playhouse membership? According to IRS Publication 526 (2009) Charitable Contributions, $75 of your membership contribution may be deducted to the extent allowed by law. Why not join or renew today?
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