The Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut is located across the street from St. John's Episcopal Church. The Children's Museum is a place where children can experience a hands-on, educational experience where they will have every oppurtunity to let their imaginations reach new heights. It has 5,000 square feet of space, all on one floor, and two outdoor play areas. It also provides a fun and engaging learning atmosphere for children ages nine months to nine years. It touches on art, science, health and world cultures. Its mission is to encourage learning and spark imagination by engaging children and all families through creative and hands-on play in a safe and accessible community environment.