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San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum

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Business hours

Sunday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The mission of the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum is to inspire children to learn about our world through exploration, imagination, and experimentation.

Throughout the year there are a variety of events for children to attend! Check out the Museum's Event Calendar!

At the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum there are all types of exhibits on display for children of all ages to explore.
Some Exhibits include:

Explorer Discovery Sailboat
Imagination Playground
Keva Planks
Light Table
Imagination Stage

San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum’s Birthday Party Packages are available Saturdays and Sunday with room times at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Parties will be customized to your child’s science interest through one of our special themed activities. Children ages 3-10 are perfect for our parties, but we are happy to celebrate with younger and older children as well.
Museum admission includes admission to all Museum exhibits and daily programs. For a list of upcoming programs, please visit our Daily Programs page.

Members: Free
Under the age of one: Free
Children and Adults: $6.00
Military Family Discount: $3.00 per person with valid military I.D.
Group Rate: $5.00 per person

**Group rate is only valid on groups of 10 or more, please call 760.233.7755 ext. 1002 at least 2 weeks in advance for reservations.

Upcoming events at San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum

Escondido Roots Series Celebrates Brazil

Date Saturday, October 17, 2 p.m.
Cost Not available
Age limit All ages
Event Time Category

Fall Family Festival

Sunday, Oct. 25
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Animals

Past events