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Membership at the Discovery Center of Idaho brings you closer. Visit more often. Take advantage of our educational programming. Discover more.

If you plan to visit the Center just 3 times a year, membership pays. More importantly, your support is appreciated!

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Advanced timed tickets are now required for your visit to the Discovery Center! Reserve your tickets up to 1 week in advance online and make your next visit a breeze.

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EVENT CALENDAR

Aug
1
Sat
Healthcare Heroes Discount | 50% OFF Admission
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – Aug 31 @ 4:30 pm

We Appreciate You!

As a small show of our heartfelt gratitude for their dedication and bravery in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, we're now offering 50% off admission for Healthcare Workers.

This discount is available to Healthcare Workers with a valid work ID. Included professions are: doctors, nurses, technicians, medical researchers, hospital workers etc. Walk-in availability only. Please call our front desk ahead of time to check walk-in availability at 208-343-9895.

We at the Discovery Center, thank you for your hard work.

Aug
10
Mon
eGift Card Fundraiser | Support Local & Support STEM
Aug 10 @ 12:00 am – Aug 16 @ 11:59 pm

Blue Cow Frozen Yogurt + Discovery Center of Idaho | Aug. 10 - Aug. 16

Support the Discovery Center of Idaho and Boise's own Blue Cow Frozen Yogurt! Blue Cow Frozen Yogurt will donate 30% of all eGift Card sales from August 10th to 16th to help fund our mission of lifelong learning and interest in STEM through our STEM programs!

eGift Cards can be purchased at $1-$50. BONUS: They are offering a 10% discount on any purchase $10 or more.

Treat yourself or a loved one to their tasty desserts and support two local businesses. Thanks for being so sweet!

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HOURS

SUNDAY
12pm - 4:30pm
MONDAY
CLOSED
TUESDAY
10am - 4:30pm
WEDNESDAY
10am - 4:30pm
THURSDAY
10am - 4:30pm
FRIDAY
10am - 4:30pm
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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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries:
    webmail@dcidaho.org

    Membership Information:
    membership@dcidaho.org

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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 W. Myrtle Street
    Boise, Idaho 83702

  • HOURS

  • Sun: 12pm - 4:30pm
    Mon: CLOSED
    Tues: 10am - 4:30pm
    Wed: 10am - 4:30pm
    Thurs: 10am - 4:30pm
    Fri: 10am - 4:30pm
    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 is now open to the public. It's important you know what changes to expect.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 again for exploring. There are some important changes you should know before your visit.

    • Advanced tickets are now required. Reserve yours HERE!
    • Hands-on exhibits have been temporarily removed and the Young Learner's area is closed.
    • Masks are required for your entire visit. Please inform our front desk if you have a medical exception.
    • Card ONLY please! No cash is accepted at this time
    • King Tut: Treasures of the Tomb is the current featured exhibition. Learn more HERE.

    Be sure you're up to date on all changes at the Center by reading a letter from our Executive Director below. We hope to see you soon!

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