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Museum overlook with family
Photo: de Young Museum, Osher Sculpture Garden Overlook, courtesy of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Marin & Bay Area Museums for Kids

Visit a museum with the kiddos to experience unforgettable art, get hands-on with science and nature, take a ride on a steam train, and more!

Featured Museum Articles

Kids climbing rope ladder at Gumnut Grove at Bay Area Discovery Museum in Sausalito

February 27, 2023

Did you know you can visit most of the Bay Area's major museums and cultural attractions for free day every month? Here's our list of free museum days for the month of March.

February 25, 2023

These 10 local Marin and Bay Area museums offer lots of fun hands-on activities for kids and families.

Upcoming Museum Events

Saturday, April 1

Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
10:00 am
Randall Museum, San Francisco
10:30 am
Randall Museum, San Francisco
1:00 pm
Randall Museum, San Francisco
2:00 pm
Chabot Space & Science Center, Oakland
7:30 pm

Sunday, April 2

Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito
10:00 am