Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose - Places For Kids

Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

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INFORMATION

180 Woz Way
San Jose, CA 95110


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Phone
(408) 298-5437 ext. 2844
Hours
10 am – 5 pm (Tues – Sat)
Noon – 5 pm (Sun)
Tickets
$12 for Children and Adults
$11 for Seniors
Membership
Click here for more information
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DESCRIPTION FOR Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

Crawl space for babies – check. Fire engine and ambulance if the San Francisco Fire Department Museum is too far away to visit – check. Interactive displays to keep kids' attention – definitely. Have the kids been asking questions about electricity and wind power, or do you want them to start asking questions? Get them to the Power Girl exhibit so they can generate enough power to convert into playhouse electricity and toy engine movement. More energy gets created if they use teamwork with their siblings, especially on the treadle. Since it takes some effort to get the electricity going, this display is also good for pointing out how much work is involved when kids leave the lights on and water running in the sink.
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1. Closing days: Most Mondays, and view calendar for early closing times.

2. Public transport: There's a light rail stop called “Discovery Museum”, or check out the VTA for buses.

3. Parking Lot is available across the street for $5, or you can opt for feeding coins into the metered parking. Bring small bills – neither attendants nor machines make change for anything larger than $5.

4. Strollers are bulky for getting around the Museum, so opt for an Ergo or BabyBJORN carrier if you can.

5. Open theatre at 11:30, stay if you can. Kids get picked from the audience to participate...

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