Closed Thanksgiving Day, November 26
Open Black Friday, November 27

Museum Memberships make Great Gifts!

Welcome to The Discovery Museum

Guests can enjoy 3 floors of engaging and educational exhibits and experiences… including daily Planetarium shows, interactive exhibits and hands-on fun!  Sign up for special children’s Weekend Workshops, explore our new Exhibits, earn Scout badges, or bring your group to “fly” a Challenger Mission in our immersive space mission simulation.

Challenger Center
Open for Schools, Scouts, Homeschoolers


Discovery Museum’s Challenger Center transports students to a cutting edge Mission Control room and a high-tech Space Station. Whether their mission is flying to the Moon, intercepting a comet, visiting Mars, or studying the Earth from the International Space Station, students see classroom lessons brought to life in the engaging, dynamic, simulated learning environment.

(Reservations required – call 203-372-3521 x117)

New Exhibit Opens!


Challenge yourself with an entire gallery of hands-on stations that dare participants to find solutions, discover new concepts, and have fun while exploring exciting science through creative play!

Birthday Parties

Party Fun!
New Parties!
New Options!
More Fun!

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Rent The Museum
A unique venue
for every occasion.
Call (203) 372-3521 x130
or email Susan Tabachnik

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New Planetarium Shows.
One World, One Sky
ages 6 and under
Back to the Moon for Good
ages 8 and up

The Discovery Museum Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 19 from 6:30 – 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.

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