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!

Halloween's Last Hurrah

November 1, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Celebrate the sights and sounds of fall with a day full of fun! Come dressed for the occasion and give those Halloween costumes one more chance to spook, sparkle and shine. Get into some ooey gooey pumpkin science, challenge your friends to a gourd game, and enjoy festive fall music. See the full schedule here:

28 Oct 2014
-   Visit the museum today and discover the science of ramps. Using different objects and...
29 Oct 2014
-   Join us as we use a little spooky science to create some strange substances. Whip up...
30 Oct 2014
-   Join us for our weekly story time. We’ll bring the books; you bring your...
30 Oct 2014
-   Water and oil don’t mix. But watch what happens when you factor in the fizz....

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.




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