Fab Lab - Bay Area Discovery Museum

Fab Lab

The World’s First Early Learning Fab Lab

Fab Labs are maker spaces with digital fabrication technology such as 3-D printers, laser cutters, and vinyl cutters. Our Fab Lab is the world’s first for early learning, enabling children to intentionally build science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills through hands-on learning.


Open Studio Hours*

Ski Lift Engineering: Design, build, and test a unique chairlift car that will take miniatures skiers up the mountain to begin their ski run!

Schedule

Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Saturdays 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m | 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Sundays 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | 2 – 3:30 p.m.

 View our online calendar for all drop-in programs.
December 18 – 22, the Fab Lab project will be held outside on Satterlee Way.
Buy Tickets*

*Exhibit entry is included in the price of museum admission


Thank you to our generous Fab Lab supporters

Institutions

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The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
Caplan Foundation for Early Childhood
The Hearst Foundations
Sparkfactor.org

Individuals

Anonymous
Anne Kerr & Matthew L’Heureux
The Brooks Foundation
Gwen Hinze & Ernest Chow
William H. Donner Foundation
Victoria & Phil Barret
Zoe & Scott Faber

Program Highlights