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Birthday Party Teal Room

Birthday Party Level 1 Member

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DY Thursday

DY Saturday

Performer Green Room

Family Lunada

DY Sacred Heart/Our Lady of Grace Outreach

Lunar New Year


Facility Use

Play Your Way

Play Your  Way
Play Your Way is an event designed especially for children with autism, ages 2-15, and their families. The evening is part of CDM’s Autism Initiative, which includes online parent resources such as a CDM-specific social story, staff training, and several special events held throughout the year, in partnership with autism professionals, parents of children with autism and CDM staff. 
Saturday, February 9, 2019
5:30 - 8:00 p.m.
$5 per person
Advance registration required

This event will feature:

The Dream Achievers Band

The Dream Achievers are a band of talented young musicians with autism. They won the 2015   Special Needs Got Talent Showcase! Their repertoire includes over 200 songs that range from   classical, jazz, hip hop, kids songs, and Latin music. By being challenged with Autism, these musicians are an inspiration and icon of hope.

Volunteer Orientation

Museum on the Go!

Facility Use - Set up/Breakdown

Like to Move It

Cultural events meeting

Admission Ticket

Fast Track Your Fun!  

Purchase e-tickets in advance and enjoy the benefits of quicker entry into the Museum

  • Admission is free for infants under 1 year. Sign up for your complimentary ticket below.
  • Seniors age 60 and over receive the discounted rate below.
  • Tip for Members: your guests bypass the line with you when you purchase e-tickets in advance!

    E-tickets are not refundable.

Steps to Purchasing Tickets

  1. Choose the date you will attend (above)
  2. Select number of tickets to purchase (below)
  3. Please double check your email address before submitting your order
  4. After you have completed your ticket purchase, you will receive 2 emails:
  • Acknowledgment of Purchase Email
  • E-Tickets Email: the link for accessing your eTickets will be in the email with “Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose – eTickets” in the subject line. 

We encourage you to use your eTickets within 90 days from the date on the ticket, however tickets are valid until used.

Want to Buy Tickets for Your Friends?

  • Purchase e-tickets for a specific date (we encourage e-ticket holders to visit within 90 days, however the tickets are valid until used.)

Some Tickets Must Be Purchased in Person

  • If you qualify for discounted admission
  • If you are redeeming a coupon 


Family Night at the Museum - Evening Program

Sacred Heart School

ICAN family visit

Exhibits/Facilities Dept Meeting

Floor Staff Training

Staff Training Team


Facilitation Team


Museum open

DevCom Team

Associate Directors

Happy Trails Family Nature Bundle

Afternoons for All Abilities

Family Yoga


Other Training