Your gift impacts every aspect of the Discovery Center. It boosts access for Idaho students to experience quality, hands-on STEM educational opportunities. It guarantees fresh and engaging exhibitions. It delivers memorable and positive hands-on learning, which helps inspire future career paths in STEM fields for Idaho’s next generation. Your financial support makes a galactic difference. Thank you!

This year, as we experience the Covid 19 pandemic together, the Discovery Center of Idaho needs your help more than ever. Your gift of any amount will help:

  • Support home learning through DCI at Home, where everyone can access online resources, programs, and playlists
  • Enable access for all and create opportunities for every Idaho student to participate in our programs
  • Break down barriers by empowering and encouraging girls and women in STEM
  • Ensure new, touch-free exhibitions like King Tut:Treasures of the Tomb (open now)
  • Inspire the next generation of Science and Technology leaders

Click Here to see how the new federal stimulus program impacts your giving.

Find out more! For questions about donating to the Discovery Center, contact Lydia Bassett, Development Director, at l.bassett@dcidaho.org or call her at (208)343-9895 ext. 242

Accountability

You trust the Discovery Center of Idaho with your money. We want to show you that we are diligent about investing it in our programs. Take a look at our balanced budgets and where the money goes in our Annual Reports.

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

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

  • EMAIL

  • General Inquiries:
    webmail@dcidaho.org

    Membership Information:
    membership@dcidaho.org

  • VISIT

  • 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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