Discovery Museum Hours

Summer SCHEDULE
Open Everyday
Monday - Sunday 10:00am - 4:30pm
PLANETARIUM SHOWs
ON SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS
& Some Holidays

We will be closed for exhibit refurbishment August 24-28.
We will reopen Saturday, August 29 at 10:00AM.

 
field trips available monday-FridaY
ASK US ABOUT PRiVATE CHALLENGER MISSIONS FOR YOUR NON-SCHOOL GROUP

Sacramento Powerhouse Science Center

Sacramento Science Discovery Weekends

Amphibians

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Bud, our Giant African Bullfrog, is the second largest frog species in the world.  Many people mistake him for a rock.  Can you believe he eats an entire mouse for dinner?

 

 

 

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Prince is a Firebelly Toad.  He may be little, but that red and black stomach warns predators that he is poisonous.  As a carnivore, he eats crickets as a main food source.