Current News

The solar house will now be open on the third Sunday of each month as a part of the Kids Go Green! Garden tours. Come and see our exciting new exhibit!


Thanks to everyone who attended the OPEN HOUSE for the Living Light Solar House! For more information about the solar house, visit the Solar House page. We appreciate the TV coverage by WBIR; to see their website article, please visit wbir.com.

Greek Mega-Puppetry Camp is now closed because the camp is full.

VOTE FOR US! We would like to win an Imagination Playground, and organizations that receive the most votes can win one of three Imagination Playgrounds being given away this summer.   Voting for the last playground to be given away begins on Wednesday, July 2nd.  You can vote once a day through July 23rd at the Imagination Playground website. For more information watch the video below.  Help us encourage learning through creative play at Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge!

The seventh week of Imagination Station Summer Camps 2014 begins on Monday, July 21st. We are still taking registrations. You may wish to call us at (865)482-1074 to confirm availability of the camps that interest you. Applications for teenage camp volunteers are also still being accepted.

The next Wonderful Wednesday will feature Jazzercise with Michelle Replogle.  Wonderful Wednesdays begin at 11 AM and are FREE for summer campers and for museum visitors with admission.

We are now open on Mondays throughout the summer!

View the interactive calendars for July and August.

The next Kids Go Green! garden tours will be on Sunday, August 17th. These tours offer fun for the whole family and now include the Living Light Solar House! Please visit the Kids Go Green! page for more information. CMOR received an award of excellence for the Kids Go Green! Environmental Center and Gardens at the 2013 meeting of the Southeastern Museums Conference.

The Rocket Room closed on March 6th for renovations and will reopen on a date to be determined. Check our Facebook page for updates on this project.


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