Come play golf or try fishing, visit a bookstore, act on stage or pretend you're a doctor. Located at the Johnson County Museum, KidScape is a mini-town for kids to discover. Visit the different shops and business and encourage your kids to explore and play.
Before Your Visit:
- Check the museum calendar to see if there are any events you want to attend when you visit - sometimes they have art sessions, playtimes or concerts.
There are a variety of areas in the mini-town where kids can play:
- Bookstore - check out some stories and relax for a while
- Park - play some golf
- Boutique - create art or make a craft
- Theater - put on a show or be in charge of lights backstage
- City Hall - pretend your the mayor and plan the town layout
- Hospital - play doctor and learn about bones
- Post Office - send a letter to the family
- Farm - milk a cow and play farmer
Read your child a book about communities - here's a few they'll enjoy:
Other 'play' towns and places that kids can check out include: