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Food & Lodging

Your visit to the Museum is made easy by our excellent location within walking distance to public transportation, restaurants, hotels, and parking. Consider the information below as you plan your visit.

Dining at the Museum

Visitors are welcome to bring their own snacks and lunches to the Museum. Eating and drinking are only allowed in the Museum’s designated indoor eating areas or outside on the Milk Bottle Plaza. Please consider leaving nuts and nut butters at home. Learn more about the Museum’s Allergy Awareness program.

Dining Near the Museum

The Fort Point Channel area offers a variety of restaurants that may serve one of your favorite foods . . . or something totally new!

If you would like to eat outside the Museum, the following is a brief list of dining options within walking distance:

  Boston Seaport – Find a wide selection of family-friendly options for take-out, full-service dining, ice cream, and more from our neighbors in the Seaport.
  City Tap House Boston – Family-Friendly Upscale American Pub just a few blocks away.
  Pastoral – Come join us for authentic Neapolitan pizza in a welcoming children’s environment. Gluten free/Vegan options. Enjoy 10% off your food purchase with your Museum admission receipt.

The Smoke Shop BBQ – Andy Husband’s famous American BBQ with a kid’s menu and family-style hospitality.

  Trillium Brewing Company – A New England farmhouse brewery rooted in community and shared experiences.
Family-Friendly Hotel Packages


Planning a trip to Boston Children’s Museum is easy with all-inclusive hotel packages! Our hotel partners provide Museum passes along with luxury accommodations!

Take advantage of special family-friendly hotel packages by contacting these area hotels either online or via telephone. Our hotel partners offer a range of styles, locations, and amenities.

Please note: All packages are subject to availability at the discretion of the hotel.

Boston Harbor Hotel

Boston Harbor Hotel

70 Rowes Wharf, Boston, MA 02110

There’s a little bit of kid in all of us. There is no better place to let your inner child experience the wonders of the world than at Boston Children’s Museum. Start your stay off in the comforts of our luxurious guestroom, enjoying hot chocolate and warm home-made cookies, while watching one of our selections of first run movies. Kick your morning off right with a full American breakfast before heading out for a day on the town. You will also receive three tickets to Boston Children’s Museum. Packages are available Thursday through Sunday nights.

This wonderful package includes:

  • Four tickets to Boston Children’s Museum
  • Overnight accommodations
  • Welcome amenity upon arrival in your guest room
  • Complimentary breakfast for two adults and two children


Additional tickets to Boston Children’s Museum are available at our Concierge Desk for $16.00 per ticket. Children under 12 months receive complimentary admission at Boston Children’s Museum.

Omni Parker Hotel

Boston Omni Parker House

60 School Street, Boston, MA 02125

Boston Children’s Museum Family Package includes deluxe accommodations, breakfast buffet in Parker’s Restaurant, general admission ticket to Boston Children’s Museum, Omni Kids Backpacks for the children upon arrival and milk and cookies the first evening of their stay.

This package includes:

  • 5% off luxurious accommodations
  • Daily full American breakfast in Parker’s Restaurant included for each registered guest (35%savings)
  • One (1) ticket to Boston Children’s Museum, per registered guest (18% savings)
  • Kids Turndown: Milk and cookies delivered to your guestroom on night of arrival
  • Omni Kids Backpack at check-in, per registered child

Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel

Fairmont Copley Plaza

138 St. James Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

Fairmont Copley Plaza offers a Boston Children’s Museum Package to help bring out the inner child in all of us. Observe, explore and express ideas in the Art Studio, discover all that you can do with bubbles and investigate with all of your senses. Experience the wonders of the world at Boston Children’s Museum where each exhibit is innovative, meaningful, and fun for all!

This package includes:

  • Luxurious overnight accommodations
  • Four (4) tickets to Boston Children’s Museum
  • Two (2) children Fairmont bathrobes
  • Hot chocolate and cookie amenity

Yotel Facade

Yotel Boston

65 Seaport Blvd., Boston, MA, 02210

Book a 1-night stay in our Premium Queen Cabin with Bunk, and we’ll include passes to visit the beloved Boston Children’s Museum, just a short walk from the hotel through the city’s Seaport District. This package includes:

  • Welcome treats that include a YO2D2 plush toy and milk and cookies
  • Four tickets to Boston Children’s Museum
  • F&B credit in Komyuniti or Deck 12
  • 50% off valet parking