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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

Nov
14
Sun
Meet an Expert with Aquarium of Boise
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Discovery Center of Idaho is swimming in excitement to have Aquarium of Boise’s very own Marine Biologist, Nathan Hall, to answer visitor questions and offer his expert insight. Take a deep dive into Exquisite Creatures for this one-time program! All admission times on Sunday, Nov. 14th will have an opportunity to meet the expert.

Reserve admission online up to 7 days in advance or call our Front Desk to reserve your spot today at 208.343.9895!

About Aquarium of Boise: The Aquarium of Boise is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works to inspire the community through education. Their Mission is to educate and inspire the conservation and enhancement of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems through hands-on interaction.

Nov
16
Tue
Red Cross Blood Drive | Give the gift of life
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

Tuesday, November 16th | 10am - 4pm

Not all heroes wear capes. Give the gift of blood and receive $2 off admission to visit Exquisite Creatures, TINKER THE T-REX and more! Thank you in advance for helping us support our healthcare system and community.
Schedule online at: Redcrossblood.org
Sponsor Code: Discovery

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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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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    Main Office
    (208) 343-9895

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  • General Inquiries:
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  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    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 is NOW OPEN, featuring Exquisite Creatures. Masks Required. Learn More
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    Thank you for supporting lifelong learning in STEM! The Discovery Center is thrilled to be open to the public for hands-on exploring.

    With the recent increase in COVID-19 cases the Discovery Center of Idaho requires all visitors, ages 2 and older, to wear a mask at all times while inside our building, regardless of vaccination status. Please monitor our website for updates regarding our COVID-19 policy. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping our community safe.

    Other Important Updates:

    • Advanced tickets are now required to guarantee entry. Reserve yours HERE!
    • Card ONLY please! No cash is accepted at this time

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