Bay Area Discovery Museum

New Exhibits are Open!

Member Previews for the Try It Studio and How Things Work are going on now! Both exhibits open to the public on May 5. Separate reservations are required to access these new spaces.

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New Exhibits are Open!

Member Previews for the Try It Studio and How Things Work are going on now! Both exhibits open to the public on May 5. Separate reservations are required to access these new spaces.

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. 

Outdoor exhibits and programs, Bay Hall, and the Art Studios are open the public! Advanced Ticket Reservations are required due to limited capacity.

Spring Garden Classes

Plant Your Garden! is your child's chance to start a garden of their own. Join BADM educators in the Outdoor Learning Lab to discover the life of plants through hands-on and sensory investigations, then plant your seeds and take them home to watch them grow!

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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