When:
November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

*NO SESSION on Thursday, November 26th*


Thursdays, 2pm-4pm

Free for Members & Free with Admission

Letting Off STEAM is an extended activity space for drop-in, hands-on exploration of STEM topics (and art!) for school-aged visitors (1st - 8th grade), which is all anchored around our fantastic exhibitions: King Tut and Tinker the T-rex. Spots are in 30-minute intervals, providing an informal space to dive deeper into your educational experience.

*Details (Please Read Before Your First Visit):

  • Walk-ins only // first come, first serve basis
  • Only 5 spots available for each session - this means 5 kids with their one accompanying chaperone (10 people max)
  • Participants must check in at the front desk upon arrival to receive a spot
  • Masks are required

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SUPPORT THE DISCOVERY CENTER OF IDAHO

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.

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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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MAKE A DONATION

THE SCIENCE OF GIVING

Do you love the Discovery Center? Do you want to support school field trips, in-house produced exhibitions, and STEM education in Idaho? Make a donation!

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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BECOME A MEMBER

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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CALL

  • When:
    November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
    2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

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

  • EMAIL

  • When:
    November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
    2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

    General Inquiries:
    webmail@dcidaho.org

    Membership Information:
    membership@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • When:
    November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
    2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

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

  • HOURS

  • When:
    November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
    2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

    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

  • When:
    November 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    2020-11-26T14:00:00-01:00
    2020-11-26T16:00:00-01:00

    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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