Discover the Power of Play!

Discovery Gateway children’s museum is located in the Gateway Mall in downtown Salt Lake City. Discovery Gateway offers 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun. Come explore our engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits that invite the whole family to create, learn, and play together!

444 West 100 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Monday-Thursday 10 am – 6 pm
Friday & Saturday 10 am – 7 pm
Sunday Noon – 6 pm

Please note: Museum will be closed September 11 – 13 for cleaning and maintenance.


Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!
Members’ Preview: Friday, September 23 |10 am – 6 pm
Public Opening: Saturday, September 24 | 11 am

Breakfast with Sid the Science Kid
Saturday, September 24 | 9-11 am
Space is limited. Pre-registration required in person or online.

Click here for more information about Discovery Gateway’s newest traveling exhibit!



Don’t miss Move It! Wednesday, September 7th is the last day to see it!
At 1,600 square feet, the Move It exhibit is an expansive play space featuring a challenging obstacle course, an adventurous dig pit, a cushioned mat area for yoga and stretching, and a multi-use space for jump roping and hula hooping. Exhibit generously sponsored by The Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation, Ferrari Color, Lakeshore Learning, The Color Run.



Derby Car Workshops

Sat., August 27
11 am, 12:30, 3, 4:30 pm
$10 registration fee
required per car
Sign up at Admissions on Aug. 27. Or pre-register at 801-456-5437 x132 or email.



Discovery Gateway
Train Day

In Partnership with Utah Model Railroad Club
Sat., September 10
10 am – 5 pm 

Free with Admission or Free for Members
Join us for a whole day filled with interactive train activities including box car races, locomotive races, demolition derby, switching puzzles, push trains, and a ride-on train!


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