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Since opening in 1990, Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose has become one of largest and most respected museums of its kind in the nation. With interactive exhibits and programs encompassing science, humanities, performing arts, and health and...more
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This is definitely a child’s place! My grandkids always have a blast whenever they come here. That’s the first place they want to go to when they come to San Jose. Thank you for keeping it child centered.
The Children's Discovery Museum is a great place to visit with kids probably under the age of 9 or 10. They have lots of hands on activities and exhibits for the little ones to explore. My daughter loved playing in the pretend cafe and serving...More
I've been going to Children's museum around bay area, for my almost 2 yr old daughter. She loves every place, but I like San Jose's Children's museum, compared to Santa Rosa and the one close to Golden gate bridge. It's bigger, and have more stuff...More
So was needing to kill some time in downtown San Jose with the three year old and knew of this museum. This place was awesome for him. Lots of tactile things all at his height. Spent most of the time in the water area. Might...More
Many things for kids to explore. We have annual passes and frequent visitors to this place. When it is hot outside and/or you are in lazy mood but your kids are full active - this is the right place. Just pack your lunch and follow...More
We have gone 3 times in the last 13 years . This will be the last year for my kids as it isnt as fun for kids over 12... and depending if they are an older 11 year old. The museum is geared toward the...More
We just did not allow enough time to really explore this museum. What we did see, was fun for our 5 year old grand daughter. She enjoyed making a craft in the Art Loft, the Secret of Circles, the bubbles, climbing in the fire truck...More
I checked with our friend that is on staff at the Discovery Museum, she said many special needs children visit every week and they alway try to accommodate any reasonable request for these kids. Do contact the museum... More
I checked with our friend that is on staff at the Discovery Museum, she said many special needs children visit every week and they alway try to accommodate any reasonable request for these kids. Do contact the museum, sometimes they have events that would a real treat for your daughter.