Adventure Forest in Joy Park

Opening date coming soon!



From the roots in the ground to the tips of the clouds comes...

Adventure Forest is a brilliant, BOLD, 500 ft. long aerial adventure course, laced with a hidden journey created by our in-house exhibits team and artist, Wes Sam-Bruce. It is designed for confident climbers.
(Suggested ages, 5+.)



construction news

Updated March 27, 2019

Adventure Forest is looking amazing and we are SO close to announcing our opening date. What's left? We are completing work on the interior spaces, art installation, landscaping, and grading and irrigation. We are also testing for flow, capacity and getting our staffing procedures in place.

Opening date coming soon!

For the duration of construction, the fort ruins, sundial and tunnel will be closed.

Safety Statement

Adventure Forest is designed by an expert team of designers, engineers and fabricators, and complies with guidelines laid out by the National Playground Safety Institute. The exhibit will be staffed at all times and has multiple entry/exit points.

Please note: There are no adults without children allowed at the Children's Museum. No kid? No problem. Adults-only Adventure Forest events coming soon, dates TBD. Stay tuned!

 Help bring Adventure Forest to life!

Through a financial contribution, YOU can help support this incredible experience. And, thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, all gifts will be matched dollar for dollar (up to $100,000), DOUBLING the impact of your donation. Every penny counts! 

Donate now. 


Thank you, sponsors!


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Current rendering with call outs

Exhibit rendering of Adventure Forest, a 500 ft. long aerial adventure course



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  • Wed: 9 am - 7 pm
  • Sat, Sun: 10 am - 5 pm

Free First Tuesday Nights
Free Play 4 - 8 pm

Closed certain holidays.


  • Under Age One: Free
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