The Bay Area Discovery Museum features seven exhibition spaces and more than six daily drop-in programs for children 6 months of age to 10 years.
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The Bay Area Discovery Museum features seven exhibits and more than six drop-in programs happening daily. STEM, Art, and Pop-Up programs are designed for children ages 6 months to 10 years.
Our daily STEM Programs encourage kids to develop and test out original ideas in order to solve unique challenges!
Invent your own constellation, step inside the Moon Dome, and learn more about the Earth, Moon, and stars at this new, interactive exhibit.
Visit our unique makerspace where kids can experience high- and low-tech tools like 3-D modeling and collaborative sewing.
Browse our family-festivals, special performances, character visits events, and more!
Each Saturday, members enjoy unique hands-on programs facilitated by our museum educators. Join us!
Welcome to the Wicked, Wild West! Join us for our annual family-fundraiser, featuring all-day spooky programs and activities.
We recently finished up our 2018 season of STEM Superheroes. Find out why each year we devote a whole festival series to STEM learning.
The Bay Area Discovery Museum offers Discovery Camps throughout the year, as well as multi-part classes for child and caregiver on various topics.
Art class goes beyond crayons and markers! Join us for a special workshop where children learn a new technique from a local artist.
Registration Now Open! Your favorite Discovery Camp themes are back for the school year! Sign up for BADM's School Year Camps.
Taught by our experienced TDS preschool teachers, Discover Together is a toddler and parent exploration program, for children ages 2-3 and their caregivers.
The Bay Area Discovery Museum works with schools, educators, and students in various ways. Learn more about our school programs.
This engineering lab-on-wheels travels to schools and throughout the community to introduce children in kindergarten through fifth grade to the engineering design process using high- and low-tech tools.
Designed for Pre-K to 3rd grade students, STEM Workshops provide a hands-on, multi-sensory exploration of STEM. Browse STEM Workshops at the museum or at your school.
Engage and inspire young learners ages 3 - 10 at your library branch with our hands-on STEM Workshops or a visit from the Try It Truck. Browse all offerings.
Whether you’re planning a children’s birthday party or baby shower, all parties at the Bay Area Discovery Museum have something in common: A great setting and seamless execution.
From themed shindigs to a bounce house, the options are endless for children’s birthday parties at BADM!
There are plenty of ways to celebrate your baby bump with a shower at BADM!
Rent one of our museum spaces for corporate events, holiday parties, photo shoots and more!