The Museum

The Children’s Museum at Saratoga is a non-profit organization which is supported by the generosity of the community, friends, members, and people who value the importance of play in a child’s developmental and educational growth.

The Museum is an invaluable resource to the people of Saratoga and the entire Capital Region. Your contribution allows the Museum to remain a trusted source for play based learning and children’s education. Your donation helps create interactive exhibits (and repair the ones that are loved a lot) and educational programs that foster creativity and imagination.

You can give your support for the Museum by making a donation.

CMAS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which operates with philanthropic donations from individuals and businesses in addition to fees for services, programs, admission, and membership. The Museum is not State or Federally funded.

Support the Museum

There are many reasons and ways to support The Children’s Museum at Saratoga

Here are just a few of the ways that you can support the Museum:

Give! –

Make a donation to CMAS. Your donation supports the Museum education programs that you attend and the exhibits you love to interact with. You can direct your gift to the annual fund or to the building improvement fund.

Match It –

You can give a matching gift through your employer or consider an in-kind donation of goods or services to The Museum.

Sponsorship – 

You or your business can sponsor programs, events and projects at the Children’s Museum at Saratoga and receive public recognition for your community partnership and support.

Gift Your Time & Talent –

Come and play along with us. Utilize your skills to make a positive impact on children and their families through the various volunteer opportunities that we have available. Become a board member or volunteer at the Museum or at Museum events.

For more information about any of these opportunities contact Sarah Smith by email at or by phone at (518) 584-5540.

Supporters & Donors

The Children’s Museum is grateful for the philanthropy of the community leaders who contribute through donations or corporate sponsorship.

Donors are the foundation of the Museum!  Donors support the Museum through individual or foundation giving.  Donors can give gifts in any amount.  Some Donors sponsor specific programs (Veterans programs, Title I school programs, literacy programs, art education programs, etc.) or sponsor exhibits (the treehouse, the grocery, the firehouse, etc) or Museum interactives (magnetic ball wall, light board, Skyline Toolbox – our large-scale building set)  

Corporate Sponsors help make the Museum great!  Corporations can sponsor exhibits (like Stewart’s/Dake Family Ice Cream Shop, MVP Doctor’s Office). Or your company can become a year-long sponsor and be recognized for its generosity throughout the year at Museum events (like Big Truck Day, Noon Years Eve, etc), on this website, and in the Museum calendar, which is distributed in the monthly newsletter and available to thousands of visitors at the front desk! 

For Donor/Sponsorship information, contact Barbara Owens at

Fiscal Year 2022 – 2023 Sponsors