Reserve Tickets – Bay Area Discovery Museum

Reserve Tickets

Reserve Tickets

To reserve your visit, select the day you wish to visit. Tickets are required for admission except for members, guest passes, and discounted tickets.

If your group size is larger than 20 please email For preschools and early elementary groups check out our Discover-It-Yourself Field Trips. Learn More

General Admission

  • $2 - For EBT/WIC cardholders with valid card and ID (limit 6 people per card a day)
  • $15 – Baby (ages 6-11 months)
  • $20 – Child (ages 1-17)
  • $20 – Adult (ages 18-64)
  • $18 – Senior (ages 65+)
  • Membership pays for itself in 3 visits! Join today to visit for free all year without a reservation.

Find out how much Membership can save you!

Number of Adults in Household
Number of Children in Household
Number of Visits

Save $0.00 with a 12-month membership.

For only $0.00 more you can buy a 12-month Museum Membership.

For only $0.00 more, you can enjoy all the benefits of membership like unlimited visits, special member hours and reciprocal admission to 300+ museums.

Regular admission price: $0.00


  • No advanced tickets are required! Download your eMembership Card prior to your visit for easy check-in.
  • To reserve discounted tickets for your guests, click the link above for General Admission Tickets. Sign in to your online account and select the date you wish to visit. Your discount will be automatically applied before completing the transaction.

Admission Pass or Discount

  • Association of Science and Technology Centers (ASTC) - Valid members from institutions located outside a 90-mile radius of your residence and home museum receive free general admission to Bay Area Discovery Museum for one adult and one child. Excludes fee-based special events. Find more information here ASTC Passport Program. No reservation is required. Validation of free entry completed in person.
  • Association of Children's Museum (ACM) - Valid members from participating children's museums receive 50 percent off general admission to Bay Area Discovery Museum for up to two adults and four children in the household. Check your membership card for the ACM sticker or logo. Excludes fee-based special events. Find more information here ACM Reciprocal Network. No reservation is required. Tickets must be purchased in person.
  • To use Guest Passes or gain admission through our Access Programs, including Museums for All (EBT), admission passes or other discounts, simply visit the museum.
  • Ticket reservations for these passes do not need to be made in advance.  Please note, Member Hour is 9-10 a.m., and Bay Area Discovery Museum opens to the general public at 10 a.m.
  • If it's your first time, please register on our website for a more efficient check-in process.

Regular Hours

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

View all of our upcoming special dates and times here.


Prepare for Your Visit

  • Children must be accompanied by adults at all times with a minimum supervisory ratio of one adult for every five children.
  • Read our COVID Site Policies.
  • Face coverings are optional, but strongly recommended indoors.
Scroll to Top