Discovery Museum Will Hold Online Auction Fundraiser May 24 through June 2

Bid for Kids auction offers golf outings, weekend getaways, local gift certificates, and more in support of access programs at the Museum

ACTON, MA - Discovery Museum will kick off its annual Bid for Kids online auction fundraiser on Monday, May 24 at 8:00am at (mobile site  The auction will close on Wednesday, June 2 at 10:00pm.  

Many individuals and local businesses have come together to support the Museum, donating popular and hard-to-get items to be auctioned off. The catalog will have more than 150 items, including Maine getaways, golf outings at private golf courses, gift certificates for local services and restaurants, and hand-made items from local artists. The auction will also feature trips to Tuscany and Antigua trips that are only available through charity auctions).

Proceeds from the auction will support the Museum’s Open Door Connections programs which serve to make the Museum affordable and accessible to all through programs such as Especially for Me, supporting free visits for families with children on the autism spectrum, are deaf or hard of hearing, or are blind or low-vision, and free Friday night admission year-round. Shoppers and museums supporters alike can visit the auction at