Discovery Museum Hours

closed monday
Tuesday - Friday 12:00pm - 4:30pm
saturday & sunday 10:00am - 4:30pm
Holiday schedule April 14-19
crafts, planetarium,
and family features each day 

Closed April 20 for EaSTER

field trips available monday-Friday


Sacramento Powerhouse Science Center

Sacramento Science Discovery Weekends

Supporting the Museum

There are many ways you can help support the Discovery Museum Science & Space Center:

Become a Member

Members make it possible for the Museum to share the wonders of science and enrich the lives of our visitors.  Your membership will support science education and science literacy throughout our community.


Volunteers provide vital support throughout the Museum, assisting with special events and museum programs, and lending a helping had to staff behind-the-scenes.

Make a Donation

The museum depends on generous donations to add new exhibit displays, maintain our grounds, create new museum programs, keep our costs to visitors low and much more!  


Support the Museum by shopping online at or Click on one of the images below to get started!