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 daily drop-in programs for kids ages 6 months to 10 years. Plus, we run various special events throughout the year.
Beginning January 27, visit From Here to There, featuring hands-on activities that invite your child to learn about gravity, friction, and the laws of motion!
How can parents and educators ensure our children develop these fundamental twenty-first century skills? Find out at this year's Creativity Forum with Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek.
Kids unleash their creative powers to solve challenges, try out new ideas, and engage in STEM-based programming! Festival dates: April 14-15, May 12-13, and June 9-10.
The Bay Area Discovery Museum offers Discovery Camps throughout the year, as well as multi-part classes for child and caregiver on various topics.
Spring Discovery Camps run in March and April during school breaks. Each week explores a new theme!
Spark your child’s creativity through fun, parent-child classes on topics like nature and messy art. Choose between Thursday or Friday classes.
Summer Discovery Camp registration is now open! Summer Camps are held weekly, June 4 to August 24.
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!
The Bay Area Discovery Museum works with schools, educators, and students in various ways. Learn more about our school programs.
Engage and inspire your young learners with our award-winning, hands-on STEM programs for children ages 3-10.
Connections is our comprehensive school partnership program that serves more than 1,700 preschoolers.
BADM offers professional development courses for teachers and school administrators.