Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Museum is OPEN on Veterans Day and Independence Day and closed on the following days:
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
New Year’s Day
The price of admission includes admission to all Museum exhibits and daily programs. For a list of upcoming programs, please visit our Calendar page. Please note: Admission price is only valid per 3-hour session.
Children under the age of 12 months: Free
General Admission: $11.50 per person
Discounted Admission for Active-Duty Military, Veterans, and their Families: $8.00 per person, with valid military I.D.
Electronic Bank Transfer (EBT), WIC, and SNAP Card Holders: $1 per person, with proof of enrollment**
**Maximum 4 people. Guests must reside in the same household. Cannot be combined with other offers.
School & Group Visits: More info
Become a Member: More info
Do you have an ACM reciprocal membership? If you have an ACM Reciprocal Sticker* on your membership card from another museum, you will receive half off admission to San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum for up to six people. For more information on the ACM reciprocal membership program, please visit the Association of Children’s Museums.
** Professional aids accompanying children with special needs to the Museum receive free admission.