Admission

Get ready to explore Zing Zumm, Children’s Museum of Jacksonville! We are a community supported, non-profit children’s museum. Your admission keeps us up & running! Thank you for investing in keeping play in Onslow County.

Admission: $8+tax for adults and children 1 year and over. Babies 12 months and younger are free. Admission is for sale at the front office, and no reservation is required. Your admission is good all day, so you’re welcome to leave and return same day.

Payments: We accept all major credit cards (including American Express and Discover,) cash and our touchless ways to pay include: Apple Pay, Tap payments. (No checks, please.)

Museums for All: We are a proud participant of the Museums for All program! Visitors with a SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card may show it at the admissions window for $3+tax admission rate for up to 4 people.

Frequent Visitor Pass: $64+tax. Get ten admissions for the price of eight.

Memberships: Members are always free and member guests are just $5+tax (up to four per visit). Memberships are now available.

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 9am-5pm. Sundays are reserved for private parties.

Location: 625 New Bridge Street, near City Hall in downtown Jacksonville. Click here to open Google Maps

Parking: Parking is free & available along New Bridge Street or in the parking lot behind our building.

Mask Policy: Our museum follows the guidance of NC Governor, Roy Cooper. Our staff adheres to these same guidelines:

  • If you are vaccinated, masks are not required. Guests should continue to monitor their symptoms. Please visit us at a later time if you are experiencing sickness.
  • Unvaccinated guests (ages 5 years and up) are required to wear a mask.
  • Children younger than 5 years old are not required to wear a mask.