*The previously scheduled children's summer programs have been canceled.


New this year:

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It’s Kid’s Thursdays with a twist. Reimagine your Museum experience with socially-distanced activities geared to families with young children. Pick up a packet of themed craft materials to complete at home AND engage in a self-directed Museum activity with your family group.

Packets are FREE; quantities are limited               10 am to noon

July 9 & 11 – Summer Safari – Search the Museum gallery for hidden wildlife. Packets feature animals, binoculars, a scavenger hunt and more.

July 16 & 18 – Adventures in Space – Create an out-of-this-world chalk drawing on the Museum Plaza. Packets feature planets, astronauts, rockets and more.

July 23 & 25 – Sioux City Heroes – Discover local heroes with scavenger hunts in the Museum gallery and downtown. Packets feature firefighters, medical personnel and law enforcement.

July 30 & August 1 – Dinosaur Day – Hunt for prehistoric creatures hidden in the Museum gallery and decorate the sidewalk with your favorite dino. Packets feature a mask, puppet and much more.


*Museum visitors will be strongly encouraged to maintain social distancing and wear masks.


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Sioux City Public Museum

Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.




607 4th Street

Sioux City, IA 51101