Summer 2023 – Bay Area Discovery Museum

Summer Adventure Starts Here

Looking for the ultimate family adventure in San Francisco? Look no further than Bay Area Discovery Museum! With mind-blowing exhibits, outdoor adventures, Golden Gate views and enough fun to tire out the most energetic kids, we've got you covered for a day of non-stop giggles and unforgettable memories.


Embark on a whimsical journey through the imaginative realms of Paint My Ride, Cardboard City, and Lookout Cove, where creativity knows no bounds and delightful surprises await at every turn!


Cardboard City

What will you add to our ever-growing city? Work with friends new and old to build epic sky-rises, narrow bridges, twisting tunnels and more. 


Paint My Ride

A car can be a canvas too! Work together to layer colorful paints and witness the transformation of a vehicle into a joyful, imaginative work of art.


Lookout Cove

Explore 2.5-acres of interactive outdoor space featuring an old shipwreck, tidepools, caves and iconic Bay Area landmarks. 

Events and More


Member Events

In June and July, join us for member events, including kite-making and spin art. 


Summer Pop-ups

Join Bay Area Discovery Museum Educators for spring fun one-two times per day. Get creative and create a light and color collage, sensory bottle, a home for a fairy or gnome and more!


Summer Camps

Bust summer boredom with 1-week camp sessions filled with adventure! Your child will experience the best of Bay Area Discovery Museum with robust programming designed and led by our museum Educators.

About Bay Area Discovery Museum

Located at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge on 7.5 acres of National Park land in Sausalito, Bay Area Discovery Museum is designed for children 6 months to 8 years old.

Regular Hours

Wednesday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Member Hour: 9 - 10 a.m.
Closed Monday - Tuesday

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