Traveling Exhibits

Before you come to us, let us come to you!
Our traveling exhibits have visited preschools, elementary schools, and a variety of family events. We also offer birthday party rentals! For more information, email Alison Price or call 224-381-0138. Printable flyer available here.

Busy Brains Children’s Museum traveling exhibits offer:

  • Unlimited use of rented exhibits
  • Free delivery, set-up and dismantle
  • Teacher training by certified educator or museum representative
  • Letter to parents describing exhibits and learning activities
  • Birthday parties include free museum gifts to kids

You can have all the exhibits in your own school for a daily rental fee of $450 or a full school week for only $1200.

Custom pricing and references are available upon request.

Specific Illinois state standards furnished upon request.

Length of Rental  Rates Rates
(with 1 assistant)
Rates **
(with instruction)
Half day
*1-4 hours
$350 $20 per hour $40 per hour (max. 2 hour class)
Full day
*5-8 hours
$450 $120 per day
Two days $550
Three days $750
Four days $950
Five days $1200
Birthday Party $250 3 hours

Non-consecutive days of rental are charged at the rate of individual days, as set-up and take down need to be performed for each day.

**Number of students needs to be agreed upon at time of reservation.
Pricing packages, exhibits, and availability may change at any time.

Here are some of the exhibits available for rental from Busy Brains Children’s Museum. Each exhibit is a great complement to your lesson plans and promotes learning through interactive play. We will bring available exhibits based on space available.