Bay Area Discovery Museum

Plan Your Visit

Let Your Child’s Imagination Run Wild! Located at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of National Park land in Sausalito, Bay Area Discovery Museum features outdoor and indoor exhibits and daily programs for children 6 months of age to 10 years.

Plan Your Visit

Let Your Child’s Imagination Run Wild! Located at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of National Park land in Sausalito, Bay Area Discovery Museum features outdoor and indoor exhibits and daily programs for children 6 months of age to 10 years.

Fun, hands-on STEM and Art experiences that develop 21st century skills for children 0-10.
thumbnail_BB2U-Homepage-800x465_4 (1)

Bringing BADM To You

Explore fun, playful activities created by BADM educators to help support your child’s at-home learning. Find step-by-step videos, activities with written-out instructions, and tips to turn everyday moments into meaningful experiences.

WTE3

What to Expect At Your Next BADM Visit

Welcome back BADM Member families, visitors, and Bay Area community! We've been hard at work updating the fun, educational experience you know BADM for, and a few things will be different next time you visit.

Learning goals

Learning Goals

Each museum experience encourages children to engage with BADM’s seven, research-backed learning goals developed by our research department.

Give the Gift of BADM

It's an exciting time to be a BADM Member – we're opening four new exhibits December 2020-March 2021. Members will be among the first to experience them, and by purchasing a gift membership, you can share that access with friends!

The Discovery School

Learn about our museum-based preschool!

Find Us in Sausalito

Scroll to Top