The Discovery Museums: What a wonderful place to bring young scientists! We can help enhance your curriculum or bring the Science to you. 

Learners of all ages from the smallest to tallest find something to engage to their minds.  What will you Discover today?

Can you keep a secret next to the whisper dishes?  Have you found the skeleton yet?  Better come back soon!

We're open for free every Friday night this summer!

Free Friday Night Fun, 4:30 - 8:30pm, now thru Labor Day

Join us for FREE every Friday night this summer!  Explore both museums and our outdoor exhibits, and bring a picnic dinner to enjoy under Bessie's Tent. On Friday July 18th, join us for FortNight, when blankets and boxes will become castles, rockets and more! Free Friday Night Fun is sponsored by MathWorks and Middlesex Savings Bank.


24 Jul 2014
-   Help design and construct a croquet course completely out of recycled and common...
24 Jul 2014
-   Join us for our weekly story time. We’ll bring the books; you bring your...
24 Jul 2014
-   Discover for yourself amazing fine details in insects, hair, lichens, tiny shells,...
25 Jul 2014
-   Explore sound through singing and playing. Move, make music, listen, learn, and get a...


Free Fun Friday 2014!


Visit The Discovery Museums for free on Friday, August 1st from 9am to 8:30pm, thanks to the generosity of Highland Street Foundation. Both museums will be open and we'll have activities, music and food available outdoors. A free shuttle will run from the KMart parking lot. Due to high visitation, we're sorry but cannot accept school or camp groups on this day. Click here for more information.

Thank You, Highland Street!


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We appreciate the ongoing support of the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Thank you!