Let’s Play!

Our World: Worldwide Day of Play

is on September 28, 2024!

The Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) and our member museums are pleased to partner with Nickelodeon on the 2024 Our World: Worldwide Day of Play. As a day dedicated to experiencing joyful learning through play, this global event focuses on getting children and their families active!

ACM and Nickelodeon share values of:

Registration is now open!

We look forward to seeing how your museum will encourage and highlight the ways play can build kids’ agency and confidence.

By registering, you will receive information on next steps, gain access to our communications toolkit, and be included in the Day of Play event directory.

Limited Funding Available

ACM and Nickelodeon are pleased to help support ACM and Museums for All members in offsetting the costs of hosting an event.

A $500 stipend is available for Association of Children’s Museums or Museums for All participating organizations that are hosting a Day of Play event on September 28, 2024. Priority will be given to museums with operating budgets under $1 million USD and those serving/located in underserved communities. A limited amount of funding is available on a first-come/first-serve basis.

All organizations receiving funding will need to sign a Letter of Agreement, provide a W-9, and complete a brief post-event survey on the organization’s participation.

Qualifying organizations will be contacted after registration. For additional information, please email mdeveryconsulting@gmail.com.

Looking for an event near you?

The 2024 Worldwide Day of Play directory will shared in July 2024. Until then, find a children’s museum near you where playful learning happens every day!