Children's Museum of Illinois
The Children's Museum of Illinois, located in Decatur, Illinois and adjacent to the Scovill Zoo, is one of the top 25 children's museums according to Children's Magazine. The 20,000 square foot facility contains interactive exhibits that primarily focus on the arts and sciences. In addition to the permanent exhibits, the museum offers education programs, special events, traveling exhibits, field trips, and outreach programs. When the current building opened, the Illinois Association of Museums named it the small institution of the year.
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