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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We encourage people of all ages to actively participate in activities that foster lifelong STEM learning. Educational programs like Young Discoverers and summer camps offer hands-on exploration, and we get to see adults rekindle their passion for the sciences during special events and exhibitions. And that, that spark of learning and excitement, is why we do what we do.

There are many ways that you can play a part in helping the Discovery Center of Idaho remain a viable, valued asset to our community. Donations from charitable individuals and corporate sponsors help fund special programs, new exhibits and more. Our volunteers, who give selflessly of their time and knowledge, enhance our guests' experiences. And you, the members of our community, play an important role when you purchase an admission ticket or membership. With your support, we can preserve and promote our mission.

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EVENTS AT THE CENTER

We host a variety of events here at the Discovery Center of Idaho: Young Discoverers, Adult Nights, and friendly challenges among members and frequent visitors. No matter the age or activity, we have a lot of fun and are certain we have something on our calendar sure to entertain and create lasting memories.

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THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

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Your gift impacts every aspect of the Discovery Center. It boosts access for Idaho students, creates STEM educational opportunities, guarantees fresh exhibitions, delivers memorable learning, and inspires future career paths in STEM fields for Idaho’s next generation. Your financial support makes a galactic difference. 

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JOIN TODAY

Discovery Center membership is a rewarding experience for you and your family. Become a member and attend sneak previews of our new exhibitions, receive discounts on camps and birthday parties, and enjoy the Discovery Center every day of the year.

Join today and become part of our community. Together, we can achieve our mission to inspire lifelong interest and learning in STEM.

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    (208) 343-9895

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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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