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

Professional Development Workshops


All new teachers are required to attend a half-day training workshop prior to bringing students to their mission.

The workshops include participation in the mission, team-building activities as well as hands-on experience with the provided curriculum. Information about NASA and relevant current missions is included.

Workshop schedule:

Workshop 1:00pm - 4:30pm 


Upcoming Workshops

Tuesday, September 7, 2012

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Some select Friday nights from 5:15pm-8:30pm

Teachers must book their training date when they book their mission.