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Saturday, October 6, 2018 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
—Drop in
Tonight’s Program: Let’s Make! Drop-in between 5:30pm – 7:30pm to tinker and engineer with special guest Maker, Miriam Zisook.
Free with pre-registration

Come explore the new Discovery Museum building and Discovery Woods! Join us during this special free evening especially for families with members on the autism spectrum. In our new, ADA-compliant building you can play, explore, and learn with new and renovated exhibits. Dinner, including a gluten free option, will be provided courtesy of Not Your Average Joe’s.

Pre-registration required as space is limited.

Please Note: Discovery Woods closes at dusk. You may want to prepare for your visit by downloading the Story Guide to Discovery Woods at and by visiting the Exhibits section of our website. We are also happy to answer any questions about our new Museum building by phone.

Funded by Foundation for Metrowest, DCU for Kids, The Sudbury Foundation, Boston Bruins Foundation,The Nathaniel and Elizabeth P. Stevens Foundation, Concord-Carlisle Community Chest, Nypro, Mass Cultural Council, Staples Foundation for Learning, and several Massachusetts Local Cultural Councils.

Especially for Me is part of our Open Door Connections program, generously sponsored by
and also
with additional support from
  • Nathaniel and Elizabeth P. Stevens Foundation
  • Schrafft Charitable Trust
  • Boston Bruins Foundation
  • Concord-Carlisle Community Chest
  • Nypro
  • Staples Foundation
  • and several Massachusetts Local Cultural Councils