Mission & Objective


Through a one of a kind children’s museum learning environment that is equally rooted in S.T.E.A.M. educational principles and sport mascot entertainment, it is our mission to educate, spark creativity, promote fun and engage in our communities while honoring our Mascot Hall of Fame Inductees.


To be a leading institution that supports creative thinking using the backdrop of family fun and sports mascot entertainment. It is our desire to promote education through S.T.E.A.M. principles and inspire learning and play outside the classroom. We strive to be culturally diverse, physically and economically accessible and responsive to all families. Contribute to communities around the world. Create a family and friends’ safe, educational and entertaining atmosphere. To bring mascots and all they represent to a worldwide stage.


M • Making memories that last a lifetime

A • Assisting individuals in being the best they can be

S • Showcase a unique space filled with fun, play and learning

C • Celebrating mascots' positive impact on communities across the country

O • Operate a fiscally sound organization

T • To inspire learning and creative thinking

The City of Whiting is located on the south shore of Lake Michigan, with scenic lakefront views of downtown Chicago. Midway Airport, the South Side of Chicago, and Downtown Chicago are all located within a 30-minute drive of Whiting. For more information about the City of Whiting, please visit WhitingIndiana.com.