Hours & Admission

Children's DiscoveryScience Discovery

School Year Hours (beginning September 15, 2015)

The Discovery Museums will be OPEN on Monday, September 14 with extended hours for Rosh Hashana, with both museums open 9am to 4:30pm.

Regular school-year hours begin Tuesday, September 15.

First Friday Nights Free will begin on Friday, October 2 when we will be open from 4:30pm to 8:30pm with free admission. We will be open for free on the first Friday night of each month, October through June.

Please note each building has its own hours of operation.

Children's Discovery Museum:

Science Discovery Museum:

Open Tues. - Sun. 9am - 4:30pm

Closed Mondays

Open Tues. - Fri. 1pm - 4:30pm

Open Sat. & Sun. 10am - 4:30pm

Closed Mondays

First Friday Nights FREE!  Both Museums OPEN with FREE admission on the first Friday night of every month, 4:30pm-8:30pm, Oct. - June.


Summer Hours (begin June 22, 2015)

Children's Discovery Museum:

Science Discovery Museum:

Open 7 Days 9am - 4:30pm 

Open  7 Days 10am - 4:30pm

FREE Friday Night Fun Both Museums OPEN with FREE admission every Friday evening 4:30pm-8:30pm, late June through August.

To see 2015 at a glance for extended hours, holidays, vacation weeks, and closings, click here.


Visit our Calendar for more information on about programs and special events.


One Ticket = BOTH Buildings

  • Adult: $11.50
  • Senior (60+): $10.50
  • Child: $11.50
  • Under 1 year old: free
  • Teachers are always free!
  • Members: FREE! Learn more

Museum Day Passes make wonderful gifts!  To purchase please call 978.264.4200 x10.


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