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


Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!
NOW OPEN! Click here for more information.

Upcoming SID Appearances: 
Thursday, Oct. 20: 11 am, 12, 2, & 4 pm
Friday, Oct. 21: 11 am, 12, 2, & 4 pm
Thursday, Oct. 27: 10 am – 12 pm during Boo-fest


Discovery Gateway is celebrating 10 Years
of Learning through Play
In 2006 the Museum opened its doors and this year
the Museum will hit 3 million visitors. Thank you
to Salt Lake County voters and countless donors,
educators, parents, and community leaders,
supporting its creation.





Join us for family-friendly parties, workshops, and silly play throughout October.


Cosplay | Magic Wands
in STEAM Lab
Thurs., Oct. 20
2:30, 3:30 & 4:30pm

Candy Corn Towers
in STEAM Studio
Fri., Oct 21
11 am – 1 pm & 2-4 pm

Wild Wonders Animal Drawing
in STEAM Lab
Fri., Oct. 21
12 & 1 pm

UMFA Maskmaking Workshop
Sat., Oct. 22

11 am-1 pm & 2-4 pm

Boo-Fest with KUED
Thurs., Oct. 27
10 am –12 pm
FREE event in the Theater
Read for the Record & Science with Sid the Science Kid with KUED Kids. Pick up a free book and your reading log, and enjoy the free activities.

Kooky Spooky
Halloween Party
Sat., Oct. 29

11 am –5 pm
Included with Admission
BOOtober’s grand finale featuring kooky science, spooky art, balloons, trick-or-treating, a Princess meet & greet, real life Mermaids, family costume contest, and a Mike Hamilton Magic show!


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