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

Scout Programs at the Discovery Museum









 BOY SCOUT PROGRAMS for 2013-2014

Let’s go camping!

Looking for fun and safe outdoor camping opportunities for Scouts? The Museum  is your perfect  local camping area! 

We offer:

A safe, convenient overnight  or evening experience

Clean restrooms and ample parking

14-acre gated nature area, complete with redwood grove and wildlife pond

Picnic tables and an amphitheater for group presentations

Fire pits and oak logs for campfires  & Museum safety manager to monitor the campfire

Star shows or DVDs in the Planetarium

Indoor classroom for craft activities

And much more to give your Scouts a great outdoor camping experience!

Call (916) 808-3942 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to plan your next GREAT scouting adventure!