Birthday Party Level 1

Birthday Party Level 1 Member

Team Teal

BioSITE Leland



DY Sacred Heart/Our Lady of Grace Outreach

Dia de los Tres Reyes Magos

Lunar New Year


SV Reads


Facility Use

Facility Use - Set up/Breakdown

Cultural Confidence Committee Meeting

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. 

Tickets can be used for up to 90 days from the date on the ticket.

Want to Buy Tickets for Your Friends?

  • Purchase e-tickets for a specific date (tickets are good for 90 days from the date on the ticket)


  • Purchase a Pre-Sold Pass for general admission that can be used on any regular business day. Call (408) 673-2840, email or visit The Shop in-person.

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

CILKER conference

BBY Meeting

Museum closed

Holiday Extravaganza Meeting

Exhibits/Facilities Dept Meeting

Trio Meeting

Floor Staff Training

Common Ground

Cooking with Kids

HEAL Cooking with FOODSHED at Children's Discovery Museum. Cook with your kids and learn how to prepare a delicious, nutritious lunch, snack, dinner or dessert. 

Lunch - Thursday, October 11, 2018
Snack - Thursday, November 8, 2018
Dinner - Thursday, December 13, 2018
Dessert - Thursday, January 10, 2019

All classes begin at 4:00 p.m.

Child must be accompanied by an adult.

Staff Training Team

Programs Chat


Carpet Cleaning All Floors

Carpet Cleaning Theatre Lobby

Facilitation Team



Museum open

DevCom Team

Associate Directors

Museum Hours

Staffing Conversation

Happy Trails Family Nature Bundle