Beloved by local families for more than three decades, the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) in Sausalito welcomes more than 350,000 guests a year. The museum’s spectacular Fort Baker setting in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge, is a definite perk
This union of design, art and STEM is alive and well at the Bay Area Discovery Museum: “At the Bay Area Discovery Museum, all of our arts programs have a specific link to STEM thinking and intentionally engage children in the design thinking process and emphasize creative problem solving,” said Janine Okmin, Director of Education.
Located in Sausalito, on national park land at the foot of the soaring Golden Gate Bridge, the Bay Area Discovery Museum fires up the imagination with seven exhibition rooms and six or more drop-in monthly programs for kids aged 6 months to 10 years. The children learn about such concepts as gravity, laws of motion, friction, and much more.
Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), franchisor of The Goddard School, proudly welcomes Dr. Helen Hadani, an esteemed expert in creative thinking and child development, to its prestigious Educational Advisory Board (EAB)!…Currently, Dr. Hadani is the director of research for the Center for Childhood Creativity (CCC), where she guides program and curriculum development for the CCC’s museum partner, the Bay Area Discovery Museum, and the museum’s on-site preschool.
Spend some time at the Bay Area Discovery Museum, an interactive, 7.5-acre indoor and outdoor adventure in art and science for kids ages 6 months to 10 years old.
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Two California-based children’s museums, Bay Area Discovery Museum in Sausalito and The New Children’s Museum in San Diego, are jointly commissioning a new art installation, Los Trompos, which will be exhibited at both museums.
Spend December celebrating the season with festive programs and events Sausalito, CA – This month, the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is the place to be for family-friendly winter fun. Throughout December, there are endless reasons to come celebrate the season, whether you have family in town visiting for a holiday or want a special …
Our popular Iceless Skating Rink opens at the end of the month Sausalito, CA – Whether you have family in town visiting for Thanksgiving or want a special memory with the kids while school is out, the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is the place to be this November. Read on for more information about …
Bay Area Discovery Museum brings research division in-house Sausalito, CA – The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) today announced the consolidation of its research division, the Center for Childhood Creativity (CCC), into the BADM brand. The work previously under the purview of the CCC will now be the responsibility of the new Research, Evaluation, and …
Kelly McKinley will succeed current CEO Karyn Flynn Sausalito, CA – The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) announced today that its Board of Trustees has appointed Kelly McKinley as the new CEO of BADM, effective January 2020. Ms. McKinley will succeed current BADM CEO Karyn Flynn, who announced in April that she would step down from …
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