There is always something new happening: new programs to fund, new exhibitions to highlight, new young minds to nurture, and that means new opportunities for sponsorship! If your organization is interested in working with us to promote STEM education in our community, please contact us at giving@dcidaho.org.

Make a Financial Contribution

Support STEM programming and hands-on exhibits for students in underserved Idaho schools, empowering students to explore over 150 hands-on exhibits at substantially reduced rates. A contribution of $1,000 will help fund over 160 students. $2,500 will help fund over 400 students. $10,000 will help fund over 1,600 students. Make a gift today.

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Make a Gift of Stock

Support STEM programming and exhibits by donating your appreciated stock to the Discovery Center. Your gift will help spark an interest in STEM for visitors of all ages.

Attend the Annual Gala

Join us at our Annual Science with Style Gala! Touted as one of the most fun galas in town, the Science with Style Gala is the Discovery Center’s largest annual fundraiser benefiting STEM educational programs and exhibits for the Center.

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Fred Meyer Community Rewards

Did you know that you could be supporting the Discovery Center of Idaho each time you shop at Fred Meyer with your Rewards Card? Take a moment to link your Rewards Card to the Discovery Center as the charity of your choice, and remember to use your Rewards Cards every time you shop. It's that easy!

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Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases through AmazonSmile to the charitable organization of your choice. Be sure to use smile.amazon.com when you shop at Amazon, and start supporting the Discovery Center every time you shop at no cost to you!

Make a Legacy Gift

Help ensure the Discovery Center of Idaho can continue to inspire STEM for future generations to come by making a legacy gift through your will or bequest. Contact us at giving@dcidaho.org.

Make an In-Kind Contribution

Donate event space, food, beverages, printing, advertising, silent or live auction items, office supplies, and other budget-relieving goods and services to the Discovery Center. Contact us at giving@dcidaho.org.

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


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


  • Sun: 12pm - 5pm
    Mon: 10am - 5pm
    Tues: 10am - 5pm
    Wed: 10am - 5pm
    Thurs: 10am - 5pm
    Fri: 10am - 5pm
    Sat: 10am - 5pm
    Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas


  • Members & Under 2 • Free*
    Youth 2-17 • $12
    Adults 18+ • $14
    Seniors • $13
    Military Personnel • $1 Off
    * Free admission during standard exhibitions & reduced admissions during special exhibitions

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