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Bay Area Discovery Museum Profile

The Bay Area Discovery Museum engages, delights and educates children through exploration of and connection with the local environment and the diverse communities that live here.

The Museum serves children ages 6 months - 8 years, their families, educators and caregivers.


Bay Area Discovery Museum

Fort Baker

557 McReynolds Road

Sausalito, CA 94965-2614

(415) 339-3900


Hours:  Tuesday - Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed Mondays, except when noted.


The Museum is closed on Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day and the last two weeks of September.


Admission Fees (members free)

$8:   Children (1 - 17)

$10: Adults

$8:   Seniors (62+ years)

Children under 1 and members: FREE.

Free Admission Days for Bay Area Discovery Museum:

First Wednesday of every month.

Other Discounts:

Go San Francisco Card (Multi-attraction pass with the most choice at the best value. Get unlimited access to over 45 attractions from $20 per day.)

AAA: $1 off per visitor, up to 5 people

California Alumni Association : $1 off per visitor, up to 5 people
Young Audiences Arts Card: $1 off per visitor, up to 2 adults.
Habitot and Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose receive passes good for two free visits, then $4 admission per person.

Email List: Join their email list and get a coupon for $1 off your visit, up to 5 people.

KQED: $1 off per visitor, up to 5 people

UCSF: $1 off per visitor, up to 5 people