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Educator Package: Includes educational resources, interactive project ideas, trip organization, direct experiential opportunities to help better connect the experience with your students and complimentary chaperone ticket. Does not include student ticket.


Student Package: Includes engaging pre and post educational visit activities, trip organization and student ticket.



About The Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

The Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose, located in San Jose, is a vibrant and interactive museum dedicated to inspiring creativity, curiosity, and lifelong learning in children. The museum offers a variety of engaging exhibits and educational programs designed to spark imagination and encourage hands-on exploration.

Key Features and Exhibits

  • Wonder Cabinet: A space specifically designed for young children (ages 0-4), featuring sensory and interactive activities that stimulate early learning and development.
  • Mammoth Discovery!: An exhibit that allows children to explore the world of paleontology by digging for replica mammoth bones and learning about prehistoric life.
  • WaterWays: An interactive water exhibit where children can experiment with water flow, pressure, and dynamics through various hands-on activities.
  • Art Loft: A creative space where kids can express themselves through art projects, including painting, sculpting, and crafting.
  • Bubbles: An exhibit dedicated to the science and fun of bubbles, allowing children to create giant bubbles and learn about surface tension and air pressure.
  • Secrets of Circles: This exhibit explores the mathematics and science of circles through interactive displays and activities that demonstrate the prevalence of circular shapes in everyday life.

Visiting Tips for Families

  • Plan Ahead: Check the Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose’s website for current exhibits, special events, and educational programs to maximize your visit.
  • Dress Comfortably: Wear comfortable clothing and shoes suitable for active participation in hands-on activities and exhibits.
  • Bring Essentials: Pack water and snacks, as the museum offers areas to rest and recharge.
  • Engage with Staff: Utilize the knowledgeable staff and volunteers who can provide insights and answer questions about the exhibits and programs.
  • Participate in Activities: Encourage children to engage with the interactive exhibits and family programs for an educational and memorable experience.


By visiting the Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose, families can immerse themselves in a world of discovery and learning, exploring a variety of hands-on exhibits that foster creativity, curiosity, and a love for lifelong learning. The museum provides a dynamic and engaging environment that inspires children to explore, create, and discover.

Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

PriceFrom $31.00
  • Please use the information on this page (package type, venue name, price, etc.) to submit an order request with your school. Once your order is approved, your school will forward the request to us. We will then reach out to you with instructions on how to finalize your trip details and access accompanying resources. Once finalized, you will receive your e-tickets and any additional materials directly to your inbox within 1-3 business days. If you don't see our email(s), please check your spam folder prior to contacting us.


    To ensure a smooth process, it is generally recommended to submit your order with your school AT LEAST 10 business days prior to your trip date, unless you are booking a venue that requires more advanced planning. *Please be mindful of your school's processing times and plan accordingly.

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