Bay Area Discovery Museum

New Exhibits are Open!

Watch the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) transform. Visit BADM to experience two brand new exhibits.

How Things Work and the Try It Studio are open to the public! Both new exhibits are included with general admission.

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New Exhibits are Open!

Watch the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) transform. Visit BADM to experience two brand new exhibits.

How Things Work and the Try It Studio are open to the public! Both new exhibits are included with general admission.

Fun, hands-on STEM and Art experiences that develop 21st century skills for children 0-10.

Visit BADM

The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is a space for imaginations to run wild! Located at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of National Park land in Sausalito, BADM features exhibition spaces and daily programs for children 6 months of age to 10 years. 

Advanced Ticket Reservations are required due to limited capacity.

Tot Spot Member Previews

Your infant or toddler will crawl, toddle, feel and hop their way through Bay and Forest themed environments designed just for them. In this space, children under 42 inches will develop their social, vocabulary and STEM thinking skills through play.

Member Previews start May 5! Reservations are required. 

Empowered Kids Storytime

This free virtual storytime is full of meaningful stories and activities designed to equip your family with tools to explore positive social change in your lives and community. Created for children ages 4+ and their caregivers.

Creativity Forum

Join us for the Bay Area Discovery Museum's Creativity Forum, a fundraiser and thought leadership event for educators, parents, business leaders, and the research community.

"The New Science of Learning" featuring Dr. Dan Schwartz
Friday, May 21, 2021
12-1 p.m.
*Join us before the program at 11:30 a.m. for a special pre-show

The Discovery School

Learn about our museum-based preschool!

Find Us in Sausalito

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