Lookout Cove – Bay Area Discovery Museum

Lookout Cove

Children of all ages are invited to play and explore in Lookout Cove, our 2.5-acre outdoor exhibit featuring natural elements and iconic Bay Area landmarks! This exhibit space, open all day, encourages imaginative play and outdoor discovery. Plan your visit to Lookout Cove!

$1 Off Online Tickets!

Purchase tickets online to receive $1 off each ticket. 

Museum Hours

Closed Mondays
Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.* - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Member Hour: Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.

Museum Hours

The museum is currently closed in response to the COVID-19 situation. Please check back here for updates on a reopening date.

Regular Hours
(When Open)

Closed Mondays
Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.* - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Member Hour: Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.
Faith_LookoutCove-Boat

Fishing Boat and Shipwreck

Our new boat, Faith, is open! Children can play and explore on this life-sized fishing boat and along the hull of the shipwreck.

Trails

Expansive Trails

Families can hike along the winding trails for incredible views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the Bay.

Sea_Cave

Sea Caves and Tide Pools

Make-believe and creative play are encouraged in these play structures designed to replicate those of the nearby coast.

CrowsNest

Crow’s Nest

To keep lookout over the Bay, kids can scale the rope ladder and climb into the Crow’s Nest.

Gravel_Pits

Gravel Pits

Children can dig for treasure using excavators and sand tools in the gravel pit.

Much More!
Come see for yourself all of the ways to explore and play in this expansive outdoor exhibit.

Lookout Cove is included in the price of admission. Purchase tickets online to enter through the member line!

Tickets are valid every day except Goblin Jamboree and they never expire!

Plan Your Visit

We are located at the foot of the Golden Gate Bridge in Sausalito.

Museum Hours

The museum is currently closed due to the COVID-19 situation. Please check back for updates.

Regular Hours

Closed Mondays
Tuesday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.* - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Member Hour: Saturdays, 9-10 a.m.
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