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The Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery is a place where kids can explore, imagine, learn, and create through the power of play!

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  • Earth Day 2024
    Earth Day 2024
    Sat, Apr 20
    Santa Cruz
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
    Santa Cruz, 118 Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA
    Apr 20, 2024, 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
    Santa Cruz, 118 Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, USA
    Join MOD at the celebration of EARTH DAY in Downtown Santa Cruz
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  • Slime Week
    Slime Week
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Jun 05
    Capitola
    Jun 05, 2024, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Jun 05, 2024, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Get ready for a week of gooey, glorious fun at the Children's Museum of Discovery's Slime Week!
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  • Spring Crafts with Linda
    Spring Crafts with Linda
    Fridays 1:00 PM
    Capitola
    Fridays 1:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Fridays 1:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Join the lovely Linda Fridays in March for Spring themed crafts!
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  • Science Saturdays
    Science Saturdays
    Saturdays 1:00 PM
    Capitola
    Saturdays 1:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Saturdays 1:00 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Spark Curiosity Every Saturday at the Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery! Join us for Science Saturdays, a hands-on exploration extravaganza designed to ignite your child's inner scientist!
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  • LEGO Brick Builders
    LEGO Brick Builders
    Fridays 3:00-4:30 PM
    Capitola
    Fridays 3:00-4:30 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Fridays 3:00-4:30 PM
    Capitola, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Calling all Lego Builders! Join MOD for Friday afternoon Lego Build Days
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  • Mystery Box Monday
    Mystery Box Monday
    Mondays at 3:00 PM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery
    Mondays at 3:00 PM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Mondays at 3:00 PM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Calling all curious minds! Get ready for Mystery Box Monday, the fun-filled, brain-bending program that unleashes your child's inner inventor, artist, and problem-solver!
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  • Little Discoverers: Infant/Toddler Program
    Little Discoverers: Infant/Toddler Program
    Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery
    Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Fridays 10:30-11:00 AM
    Santa Cruz Childrens Museum of Discovery, 1855 41st Ave #10, Capitola, CA 95010, USA
    Make Fridays memorable with the Museum of Discovery's Infant Toddler Class—a fantastic blend of play, exploration, and social experiences.
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    Carmina B.

"Fantastic place for kids to burn off energy, play and learn. Different activities will help their motor skills, stimulate their imagination and educate especially with help from an adult. What a deal compared to Bay Area admissions... Please expand to the Bay!"



 
We go here frequently and have for years. Staff members are always so wonderful and friendly. There are many fun areas for children, including a baby area (where my now 4 year old started!). A local gem- do support them, because they do it for you!

Thank you, Santa Cruz, for voting us
#1 Best Museum in Santa Cruz County 2022!!

Best Museum in Santa Cruz
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