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.
Discovery Store is Open!
Need a unique gift or something fun to remember your visit? We've got many of our most popular items available for purchase behind the front desk: amethysts, books, puzzles, science kits, craft supplies, and now kids' face masks too. Our kid-approved items cpme from Melissa & Doug, Kid Made Modern, Folkmanis, Crazy Aaron’s Thinking Putty, and many other specialty vendors.
Prices are affordable and all proceeds go right back to supporting the hands-on fun and learning for all at the museum. Remember, members always enjoy a 10% discount!
Due to COVID-19 business restrictions, you can shop during your scheduled Museum visit, or, drop-in to shop during any visitation block (9-11am, noon-2pm, 3:00-4:30pm, Tuesday through Sunday), just be sure to follow all COVID-19 safety protocols described here.
Admission Gift Passes
Museum admission passes make great gifts!
Admission passes are $15.50 each and can be purchased online, in person at the Admissions desk, or by phone. To purchase by phone, please call 978-264-4200 ext. 0 during our regular hours, Tuesday through Sunday, 9:00am - 4:30pm. Gift passes will be sent via U.S. mail within three business days.
A Discovery Museum membership makes a great gift!
Gift memberships are priced according to membership level and may be purchased online, in person at the Admissions desk, by email, or by phone. To purchase by phone, please call 978-264-4200 ext. 0 during our regular hours, Tuesday through Sunday, 9:00am - 4:30pm. Digital membership card information will be sent via email within one to three business days.
Party Gift Bags
Having a birthday party? Fill your gift bags with great items from the Discovery Store, or, we can build your gift bags for you! Check out the full list of our gift bag themes and items on our Parties & Rentals page.