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Mission, Vision & Values


Our Mission


Creating playful experiences

where all children learn through

exploration, imagination, and creativity.

Our Vision

Enrich and transform the community through the lives of children (children of ALL ages and adults who used to be children).

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Our Values

Children’s Museum of Yuma County holds these core values as our organization grows and develops in the years ahead. 

We show Appreciation toward guests, colleagues, and the community-at-large as we embrace, include, and celebrate our diverse population in all aspects of our museum organization.

We take Responsibility to provide a quality museum experience that children, families, caregivers, and educators can take into the community with them. We are also responsible for pursuing professionalism through continual reflection and improvement.

We encourage Vibrant Play and developmental learning through the use of:

  • Kindness, fun, and joy

  • Creativity, experimentation, and imagination

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)

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