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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Set Sail on the Spooky Seas at BADM’s annual Goblin Jamboree Festival Fundraiser Sausalito, CA – Each October, the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) transforms its site to welcome Bay Area families for its annual Halloween celebration, Goblin Jamboree. This year, we invite you to Set Sail on the Spooky Seas at the annual two-day …
Now is a great time to book a BADM school visit for the 2019-2020 academic year Sausalito, CA – School is back in session around the Bay Area, and academic planning is in full swing. As parents, teachers, and students prepare for another year of creative learning and growth, the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM)’s …
The Bay Area Discovery Museum’s new exhibit, Science + You, opens September 24 Sausalito, CA – All children are scientists, and at the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM), they can look and act the part! In BADM’s new traveling exhibit, Science + You, visitors get hands-on with the machinery, processes, and technology used in real …
National Expansion of the Bay Area Discovery Museum’s Reimagining School Readiness Toolkit Will Impact 51,000 Children and Adults in Three Years
A grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services will support the expansion Sausalito, CA – The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) is pleased to announce plans to expand its Reimagining School Readiness Toolkit (Toolkit) on a national level. Scaling the Toolkit in this way is possible thanks to a $245,721 grant from the …
Join us for another Dino Days of Summer weekend on July 13-14 Sausalito, CA – The Dino Days of Summer are just heating up at the Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM). In July, BADM will host another fun weekend of dinosaur-themed activities for children 0-10 and their families. For more information on other July events, …
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