Calendar

 
At a Glance Hours
 

Back-to-School Hours (starting September 1):
Closed Monday
Tuesday-Friday 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.*
September 23 – September 27: Closed for our annual sprucing up
*Members Hour is 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Sundays

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*Daily Events*
*Daily Events*
Aug 6 – Sep 2 all-day
*Daily Events*
August 6 – September 2 Transform a variety of materials into a three-dimensional artwork. Let your imagination and problem-solving skills lead the way as you find inspiration in wire, paper, fabric, and plastics. Monday-Saturday 10:00[...]
Big Screen Sundays 1:00 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Sep 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Big Screen Sundays Sid the Science Kid: The Perfect Pancake Showings at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. This Big Screen Sunday, we’re watching one final Sid the Science Kid film before our summer exhibit,[...]
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Museum Open
Museum Open
Sep 2 all-day
Museum Open
We are open Labor Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Join us!
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*Daily Events*
*Daily Events*
Sep 3 – Sep 8 all-day
*Daily Events*
September 3 – September 29 (The Museum is closed for refurbishment September 23 – 27. We will reopen on Saturday, September 28.) What kind of creativity is lurking in the dark? Create your own puppet[...]
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Imagination Playground Blocks Return!
Imagination Playground Blocks Return!
Sep 7 all-day
Imagination Playground Blocks Return!
Our beloved Big Blue Blocks are returning to the West Wing exhibit area! Join us September 7 – 22 and let your imagination guide your building!
Play Your Way 5:30 pm
Play Your Way
Sep 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Play Your Way
Play Your Way Saturday, September 7 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Play Your Way is a special event designed for children with autism, ages 2-15, and their families, including professional resources for parents. Enjoy the[...]
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Big Screen Sundays 1:00 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Big Screen Sundays Bread Comes to Life Showings at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. This Big Screen Sunday, we’re watching Bread Comes to Life! Loaf around with us and watch this beautifully narrated film[...]
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Sep 9 all-day
Museum Closed
The Museum is closed today.
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*Daily Events*
*Daily Events*
Sep 10 – Sep 15 all-day
*Daily Events*
September 3 – September 29 (The Museum is closed for refurbishment September 23 – 27. We will reopen on Saturday, September 28.) What kind of creativity is lurking in the dark? Create your own puppet[...]
Family Yoga 11:00 am
Family Yoga
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Family Yoga
Family Yoga Tuesday, September 10 11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Join us for a dynamic and interactive Family Yoga session, presented by our friends at Be The Change Yoga & Wellness! You don’t have to[...]
Afternoons for All Abilities 1:00 pm
Afternoons for All Abilities
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Afternoons for All Abilities
Afternoons for All Abilities Tuesday, September 10 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Special story time | Trained staff | Engaging sensory-activity Come have fun at the museum during a less-crowded and quieter time! Children or[...]
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Lantern Festival: Play by the Light of the Moon 5:30 pm
Lantern Festival: Play by the Light of the Moon
Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Lantern Festival: Play by the Light of the Moon
Buy tickets: Members Non-Members Lantern Festival Saturday, September 14 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Join us for an evening packed with fun to celebrate the beginning of autumn. Bring your family to play in the[...]
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Big Screen Sundays 1:00 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Sep 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Big Screen Sundays Bread Comes to Life Showings at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. This Big Screen Sunday, we’re watching Bread Comes to Life! Loaf around with us and watch this beautifully narrated film[...]
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Sep 16 all-day
Museum Closed
The Museum is closed today.
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*Daily Events*
*Daily Events*
Sep 17 – Sep 22 all-day
*Daily Events*
September 3 – September 29 (The Museum is closed for refurbishment September 23 – 27. We will reopen on Saturday, September 28.) What kind of creativity is lurking in the dark? Create your own puppet[...]
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Big Screen Sundays 1:00 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Big Screen Sundays Bread Comes to Life Showings at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. This Big Screen Sunday, we’re watching Bread Comes to Life! Loaf around with us and watch this beautifully narrated film[...]
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Museum Closed for Refurbishment
Museum Closed for Refurbishment
Sep 23 – Sep 27 all-day
Museum Closed for Refurbishment
Museum Closure Monday, September 23 – Friday, September 27 The Museum is closed for refurbishment. See you all on Saturday, September 28 when we reopen to the public!
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*Daily Events*
*Daily Events*
Sep 28 – Sep 29 all-day
*Daily Events*
September 3 – September 29 (The Museum is closed for refurbishment September 23 – 27. We will reopen on Saturday, September 28.) What kind of creativity is lurking in the dark? Create your own puppet[...]
Art Gallery Opens: It’s A-MAZE-ING!
Art Gallery Opens: It’s A-MAZE-ING!
Sep 28 all-day
Art Gallery Opens: It's A-MAZE-ING!
It’s A-Maze-Ing! September 28, 2019 – January 5, 2020 Come see how artistic mazes can be in this jaw-dropping art exhibition by Jonathan Pappas! You’ll see classic, noodle, line and crazy mazes that come together[...]
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Great Big Family Play Day
Great Big Family Play Day
Sep 29 all-day
We are excited to partner with SoCal Moms for a special Great Big Family Play Day Bay Area in Discovery Meadow on Sunday, September 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Festival will feature[...]
No Member Hour Today
No Member Hour Today
Sep 29 all-day
Due to a special event, Member Hour from 11am-Noon is cancelled today. The Museum hours today are 12pm – 5pm. For information regarding Great Big Family Play Day on September 29, click here.
Big Screen Sundays 1:00 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Big Screen Sundays
Big Screen Sundays Bread Comes to Life Showings at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. This Big Screen Sunday, we’re watching Bread Comes to Life! Loaf around with us and watch this beautifully narrated film[...]
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Museum Closed
Museum Closed
Sep 30 all-day
Museum Closed
The Museum is closed today.

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