Tag: Pueblo Children’s Museum

Spring Break Madness Art Camp

Art Camp: Spring Break Madness is a five day art camp running from Monday through Friday, March 23-27, the week of Spring Break.

Come and join us during spring break for crazy fun while making cool art projects. experimenting in the sciences …and making new friends.

There are three camp options to choose from: morning, afternoon, and all-day camps…

Morning Art Camp
Visual Arts
9 am -12 pm

The focus during the morning camp is on visual arts.

Expect pottery, drawing, painting, fused glass and a featured science kit.



Afternoon Art Camp
Performing Arts

1 pm -4 pm

The focus during the afternoon camp is performing arts. Expect instrumental and vocal music (science of sound, patterns, rhythm), theater, dance, and movement. Specific matrix schedule available in early March.

All-Day Art Camp

All day students will also have a supervised 30-minute lunchtime–so remember to bring a non-perishable lunch.

Grades 7-12

Call 295-7210 for options for 7th-12 graders for YAM: Youth Art Mentors


Grades K-6 (divided by age groups depending on enrollment)
Bring an extra plain T-shirt in your size for special project. All other materials included.



Full Day: $140 (Non-Members), $126 Members.
Please bring non-perishable lunch.

Half Day: $70 (Non-Members), $63 (Members)

Western Exhibit & Activities for Kids

Now through May 30th
Walk into a canyon and recapture the past. Pan for gold, be a buffalo, and visit a Lizard Lodge tipi. Sing around the campfire and learn Cowpoke songs and pumpkin facts. Try homespun crafts, thrill to the western artwork, and view our collection of miniature wagons!



$8 for adults/$6 for children, military and seniors

SHHH! $1 off coupon HERE


Buell Children’s Museum Hours:
Tues, Thurs, Fri 11a.m.-5 p.m.
Wed 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sat & Sun 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

 Pueblo Zoo
3455 Nuckolls Ave
81003 Pueblo

Full Steam Ahead at the Buell Children’s Museum


This Saturday (June 7) the Buell Children’s Museum is re-opening with their new exhibit: Full Steam Ahead!

From the museum facebook page:

Gear up for steam punk summer fun with friends and family. The past and future come alive in this interactive exhibit that blends the 1800’s with invention and imagination. Perfect for kids ages 1-101! Nearly every day this summer offers a special enhanced activity with paid admission. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 11 am-4 pm (open at 9 am on Wednesdays). Open until 8 pm for SPECIAL SUMMER NIGHTS: JULY- July 10, 17, 24 and 31. Find detailed calendar information at sdc-arts.org/bcm


Steam Punk

Magic of Chemistry at the Children’s Museum – 3/22


This Saturday – March 22 – join the Buell Children’s Museum and USAF Academy Professor Ron Furstenau for demonstrations that the Academy uses in their classrooms!!  This fun event will happen three times – 12pm, 1pm and 2pm!

From the Buell Children’s Museum Website:
Performances at 12pm, 1pm and 2pm. Included with your museum admission. Get excited about the wonders of chemistry! See chemical demonstrations used in the classrooms at the United States Air Force Academy by their Professor Ron Furstenau.