The Discovery Museums: What a wonderful place to bring young scientists! We can help enhance your curriculum or bring the Science to you. 

Learners of all ages from the smallest to tallest find something to engage to their minds.  What will you Discover today?

Can you keep a secret next to the whisper dishes?  Have you found the skeleton yet?  Better come back soon!

First Friday Nights FREE! 

Free admission 4:30 to 8:30pm

Join us for free on the first Friday night of every month! Bring the whole family to explore both museums at night. Members, bring a friend for free! Non-perishable food donations for the Acton Food Pantry and Open Table of Concord and Maynard will be gratefully accepted. Sponsored by Middlesex Savings Bank, with additional support from Emerson Hospital.



1 Oct 2014
-  Use your face or hand as a canvas for a colorful painting! 
2 Oct 2014
-   Join us for our weekly story time. We’ll bring the books; you bring your...
2 Oct 2014
-   Join us for hands-on educational activities about nanoscale science, engineering and...
3 Oct 2014
-   Join us with free admission and explore the museums at night on the first Friday of...

Kids Really Rock


Kids Really Rock Sock Drive

We're excited to participate in the first ever Kids Really Rock Sock Drive. The Discovery Museums will serve as a Sock Drop location for donations of NEW socks to benefit Cradles to Crayons. Drop off new socks from Sat., Sept. 29 - Sat., Oct. 4 at either building. We will then be part of the Kids Really Rock festival on Sun., Oct. 5 in Boston. Find out more at


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We appreciate the ongoing support of the Massachusetts Cultural Council. Thank you!