Join the Hands On Children’s Museum for Summer Splash! our summer-long festival of fun. Explore Riveropolis® a fantastical 35-foot traveling water exhibit from July 19 to August 17. Build stone tile bridges, craft boats at nearby tinkering stations and get your hands wet exploring the properties of water. Make a boat and join the Cork Boat Regatta July 19-22. Watch a live Canoe Carving Demonstration with Taylor Krise on July 20. See mesmerizing fire spinning and stilt performances by Love of Poi on July 28. Paint a Giant Sand Castle and try your hand at Splash Ball every day, plus more fun events! All activities and performances are FREE with museum admission. For more information, visit


Hands On Children’s Museum
414 Jefferson St. NE
Olympia, Wa 98501
Phone: 360-956-0818