PLANET PLAY IS NOW OPEN FRIDAYS!

Friday days and evenings plus science explorations in July

Adding Fridays in July - Now with Evening Hours!

You asked us to be open on Fridays, and you asked for some early evening hours. Let's play!


NEW! Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

NEW! Fridays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Bring a snack or pack your dinner on Friday nights, and come play to start your weekend!

Explore Science all July at Planet Play!

We're taking a closer look at science with lots of hands-on activities just right for kids from ages 2 to 8 this summer. What will you discover?

Plan a Visit

Open family play from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in July.

July Fridays from 4 to 7 p.m. are also open family play times.

Come for any or all of the time!


We're a block south of Rockhurst on the west side of the street. Park in front and behind the building, or take Troost MAX to 55th St.


$5 admission for kids (some special pricing below) and all adults free Every kid must have a grown-up, and every grown-up must have a kid!

Welcoming All

Planet Play welcomes all families to our Pop-Up Play Lab at 5504 Troost through our membership in Museums for All. Just show your SNAP EBT card and photo ID at our front table. You’ll receive admission of just $1 per child for up to four children.

Blue Star Museum Program

Planet Play is a Blue Star Museum! We offer free admission for active-duty military personnel and their families through September 2, 2019. Show your military ID to receive free admission for up to five children. Come back again! There is no limit to how many times you can visit.

Have a Playful Party

Now Booking: July and August Birthday Parties and Events


You and your friends will have the Pop-Up Play Lab all to yourselves for birthday parties and other private events by arrangement. Email us to plan your party!

Gift of Play

Join us to bring play, happiness, and joy to kids – especially kids growing up without a safe place to play – with a tax-deductible gift of play. Your support will help us make the most of our Pop-Up Play Lab and build toward Planet Play’s future.


Thank you for joining us in bringing play everywhere, for everyone!