Our philosophy starts with the simple belief that kids are capable of incredible things. Our job is to nurture that ability; our goal is to support kids' healthy development. Play is how kids learn--here, it is in both a STEM-rich environment and inviting outdoor experience.
Business & Corporate
Volunteers from AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) are all smiles after some invigorating grounds-keeping work
A volunteer from Liberty Mutual tidies up the entrance to the museum
MathWorks volunteers take a break on Bessie
Enterprise Bank volunteers pause for a photo with CEO Neil Gordon
Volunteers work together to relocate Bessie's Tent
MathWorks volunteers pause for a photo after a job well done.
Corporate Engagement Opportunities
We offer several ways to engage your company with the Discovery Museum, to add value for your employees, create visibility and promote your brand, and help advance your community relations goals. Please contact Marie Beam at 978-264-4200 ext. 124 for more information.
Employee Professional Development: Science & Engineering Communication Fellowships
Science professionals participate in professional development workshops to learn how to best share their area of expertise with the public; work with staff to develop engaging hands-on activities that showcase their work; share their work with museum visitors on a free-admission evening. Learn more here.
Group or individual service opportunities from program support to facilities projects—and everything in-between! Spend some time on-site and support us with your time, talent, and effort. Many of our regular corporate supporters say that volunteer projects at the Discovery Museum are in the highest demand for their employee volunteer groups!
Museum Admission for Employees
We offer scalable options to provide free admission to the Discovery Museum for your employees and their families.
View and download our menu of sponsorship opportunities with brand visibility.
Museum Member Discount Program
No financial commitment
Offer a discount of your choosing to members of the Discovery Museum and show support for your local community while attracting business at the same time! Your business name and special offer is listed on our website and in new member and renewal communications.
Discovery Gala Sponsorship – October 20, 2018
Discovery Gala: The Art of Science (link name of gala to gala webpage discoveryacton.org/gala) opens the Museum to grownups for a night of discovery, invention, and fun, benefitting the Museum’s Open Door Connection programs, which make visits and programs free for 25% of those we serve each year.
Gallery or Exhibit Sponsorship
Showcase your support for the Discovery Museum with your business name and logo for twelve months of prime visibility to visiting families, school groups, educators, renters of our facilities, and our community at large. Click here for more information.
Discovery Museum Speaker Series
Sponsorship aligns your business with issues facing families today and is an excellent way to achieve your strategic marketing and philanthropic goals. At-event visibility and widespread advance promotion (of 5-6 events per year) create broad visibility for your organization.
Educational Program Sponsorships
Have your business name associated with a program that aligns with your corporate values. These regular programs, marketed widely, focus on early STEAM, outdoor learning, nano science, STEAM exploration and more.
Open Door Connections: Sponsoring access for all families
Free Friday Nights; free evenings for families with children on the autism spectrum, with vision loss, or who are deaf or hard of hearing; $1 Anytime EBT Admission; etc.