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About the spot…a Child’s Museum

Vision and Mission

Vision and MissionThe spot…a Child’s Museum envisions children as lifelong learners who are inquisitive and knowledgeable about the world and are inspired to become stewards of a peaceful and sustainable planet.

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Core Beliefs and Goals

Core Beliefs and GoalsFind out the POWERFUL core beliefs and goals behind making the spot a safe, healthy place focused on the future of our children and community.

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Learning TheoriesDiscovery Learning, Piaget, Montessori… these theories all underscore the spot’s very basic foundational principle of the importance of PLAY! As Albert Einstein said, “The ability to play is instrumental in scientific exploration, discovery and all forms of creativity!”

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History of the MuseumAs early as 2004, a group of dedicated Prescott and nearby community individuals began to realize their vision to design, create and establish a hands-on, discovery based Children’s Museum in Prescott. See how the spot came to life.

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Future Plans

Future PlansBe a part of bringing this unmatched central Arizona asset to life through your generous, tax-deductible gift. See images of the vision for the spot’s future classrooms, laboratories, planetarium, nature exchange area, non-lending library and more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked QuestionsGet answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the spot and the Children’s Museum Alliance, Inc.

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Reviews and Testimonials

ReviewsRead reviews and testimonials of the spot… a Child’s Museum. Visitors and groups share their experiences at Northern Arizona’s first Museum for kids!

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Museum Board

About the Museum BoardMeet the Children’s Museum Alliance, Inc. Board, a committed group of business, academic, and civic leaders who are passionate about investing in young children. Are you a potential board member?

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