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Advanced timed tickets are now available and encouraged for your visit to the Discovery Center! Reserve your tickets online and make your next visit a breeze.

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EVENT CALENDAR

Aug
5
Thu
VIRTUAL: Volunteering 101
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

Volunteering 101 via Zoom | August 5th at 5pm

Registration Required

Learn about the Discovery Center of Idaho's Volunteer Program and how YOU can inspire lifelong learning and education in STEM. Discover different avenues of volunteering, including: events, field trips, gallery engagement and MORE! Register today to learn about joining our team HERE.

Aug
6
Fri
¡Yo hablo español! (Spanish Translator Available)
Aug 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

¡Yo hablo español! Nuestro increíble voluntario, Elian, está disponible para hablar sobre el Titanic en español los viernes y sábados de 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. La admisión es obligatoria y está disponible en dcidaho.org.

I speak Spanish! Our amazing volunteer, Elian, is available to speak about Titanic in Spanish on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Admission is mandatory and available at dcidaho.org.

Aug
7
Sat
¡Yo hablo español! (Spanish Translator Available)
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

¡Yo hablo español! Nuestro increíble voluntario, Elian, está disponible para hablar sobre el Titanic en español los viernes y sábados de 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. La admisión es obligatoria y está disponible en dcidaho.org.

I speak Spanish! Our amazing volunteer, Elian, is available to speak about Titanic in Spanish on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Admission is mandatory and available at dcidaho.org.

Aug
13
Fri
¡Yo hablo español! (Spanish Translator Available)
Aug 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

¡Yo hablo español! Nuestro increíble voluntario, Elian, está disponible para hablar sobre el Titanic en español los viernes y sábados de 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. La admisión es obligatoria y está disponible en dcidaho.org.

I speak Spanish! Our amazing volunteer, Elian, is available to speak about Titanic in Spanish on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Admission is mandatory and available at dcidaho.org.

Hour with the Expert
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Exclusive Fridays*, 1pm to 3pm

How to Join: Reserve your admission during the expert's visit online at dcidaho.org!

Did you know that Idaho has many amazing Titanic experts who have a deep passion and knowledge of everything Titanic? Thankfully they are eager to share their extensive knowledge, and help our visitors navigate through all the great learning there is to find in Titanic: the Artifact Exhibition. Every other Friday through the run of the exhibition, Titanic experts will be on hand in our Myrtle gallery to answer your questions and inspire you with their passion.

*Which Expert is joining us and when? Click Here to Find Out!

Aug
14
Sat
¡Yo hablo español! (Spanish Translator Available)
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

¡Yo hablo español! Nuestro increíble voluntario, Elian, está disponible para hablar sobre el Titanic en español los viernes y sábados de 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. La admisión es obligatoria y está disponible en dcidaho.org.

I speak Spanish! Our amazing volunteer, Elian, is available to speak about Titanic in Spanish on Fridays and Saturdays from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Admission is mandatory and available at dcidaho.org.

Aug
15
Sun
Closing Day - Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Your final chance to visit Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition is Sunday, August 15th. Tickets through the exhibition's closing date are now available at dcidaho.org. Reserve your admission before it sells out!

Aug
16
Mon
CLOSED FOR EXHIBITION CHANGE
Aug 16 – Sep 19 all-day

 

The Discovery Center of Idaho will be closed beginning Monday, August 16th through Sunday, September 19th for the departure of Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, installation of Exquisite Creatures, return of our classic hands-on exhibits and reopening of the Young Learners area. Thank you for your patience and understanding as our team works hard to bring this new and exciting experience to the Treasure Valley.

Sep
20
Mon
Public Opening - Exquisite Creatures
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Exquisite Creatures

Opening Monday, September 30th

FREE for Members | Included with General Admission

The Discovery Center of Idaho is excited to announce the arrival of the world-class exhibition, Exquisite Creatures, an artistic experience that unravels humanity’s intimate relationship with the natural world, opening Monday, September 20th, 2021. Artist, naturalist and New York Times bestselling author Christopher Marley reveals the obscure beauty in nature through his three-dimensional work with animal, mineral and plant specimens.

Visitors will experience the ancient connection between art, nature and science at Marley’s awe-inspiring exhibit. Tapping the natural world as his medium, his revolutionary work features rare elements of nature in the precise geometric compositions that have become his signature.

Click Here: To Learn More!

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HOURS

SUNDAY
12pm - 4:30pm
MONDAY - SATURDAY
10am - 4:30pm
Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas
*Spring means busy field trips season at the Center! Call ahead if your group is sensitive to large crowds and sounds.

ADMISSION

Timed Tickets Required | Reserve Now

MEMBERS*
FREE
YOUTH 2-17
$12
ADULTS 18+
$18
SENIORS
$17
INFANTS**
FREE
EBT Cardholders***
$3
*Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

**Under two years of age

Unattended Child Policy: Children under the age of 12 may not enter the Discovery Center of Idaho unless accompanied by a person of the age of 16 or older.

***Up to 4 family members. Other promotions and discounts do not apply to Museums for All admission. Special exhibition pricing not included.

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    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Sun: 12pm - 4:30pm
    Mon - Sat: 10am - 4:30pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas

  • ADMISSION

  • Members & Under 2 • Free*
    Youth 2-17 • $12
    Adults 18+ • $18
    Seniors • $17
    Military Personnel • $1 Off
    * Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

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    The Discovery Center of Idaho will be CLOSED August 16th - September 19th for an exhibition change.Learn More
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    IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ

    Thank you for supporting lifelong learning in STEM! The Discovery Center is thrilled to be open to the public for exploring. There are some important changes you should know before your visit.

    • Advanced tickets are now required. Reserve yours HERE!
    • In accordance with CDC guidelines, all visitors are highly encouraged to wear face masks at all times.
    • The Young Learner's area is closed and hands-on exhibits are limited.
    • Card ONLY please! No cash is accepted at this time
    • Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition is the current exhibition. Learn more HERE.

    Be sure you're up to date on all updates and policies at the Center before your next visit! Click Here to Learn More.