Bay Area Discovery Museum
557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito
Located at the foot of the Golden Gate
Bridge, the nationally recognized Bay Area
Discovery Museum is a one-of-a-kind
indoor/outdoor family museum that offers a
full range of activities for children ages 6
months to 8 years old. The Museum’s unique
programs feature hands-on art and science
exhibitions, performances, workshops, and
special events … all with a focus on FUN!
Families can explore a life-size shipwreck
in Lookout Cove, climb aboard a real fishing
boat, encounter a simulated tide pool, net
plastic crabs in Bay Hall, create art in
Studios 5 & 10, discover science in Wave
Workshop, and frolic in Tot Spot, an
interactive learning environment for kids
42” and under.
Cable Car Museum
The Cable Car Museum provides historical perspective and insight into the daily operations of today's system.
Chabot Space & Science Center
On August 19, 2000 Chabot Space & Science Center opened to the public. The state-of-the-art Science Center features the Chabot telescopes, the Ask Jeeves Planetarium, Tien MegaDome theater, hands-on interactive science and technology exhibits, teacher training and student labs, and public science programs.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Nearly 200 galleries and exhibits devoted to the diverse habitats of Monterey Bay. The four largest exhibits are the Outer Bay (1 million gallons); the Kelp Forest (335,000 gallons); Monterey Bay Habitats (326,000 gallons); and Sea Otters along the Rocky Coast (55,000 gallons). Worlds largest jellyfish gallery and largest living deep sea exhibits.
Museum of Modern Art
One of the world's most innovative museums of modern and contemporary art.
San Francisco Zoo
The largest zoological park in Northern California and one of the Bay Area's most popular cultural and recreational attractions, home to over 250 species of exotic and domestic mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates.