Discovery Store

The Discovery Store offers a wide variety of educational, interactive and fun toys for children 0 to 10 years old. A wonderful selection of products awaits you, whatever your budget, including arts & crafts, music, nature, science and baby toys. Our Members save 10% on all Store purchases - and you can visit the Store without paying Museum admission - just ask at the Front Desk.


Tuesday – Sunday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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(415) 339-3939

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100% of your purchases support the Museum's mission to ignite and advance creative thinking for all children.

Gift Guide

Need some gift giving inspiration? Check our list of our favorite creative gifts that will bring a smile to your the little ones in your life.

Museum Staff Picks


Children will enjoy designing pictures and patterns with these wonderfully crafted, wooden magnet pieces. The hinged storage case makes for a perfect in-car activity. A Parent's Choice Gold Award winner.
$34.95; Members $31.46

Find & Make Robot

Introduce children to the idea of using found materials as a building block for their creativity. The connector pieces are safe, reusable and perfect for small hands.
$12.95; Members $11.66

For the Little Artist On-the-Go

This child's artist journal from Spain will help your child find their inner Picasso. Includes 10 colored pencils and a pad of paper all in an easy-to-clean, BPA-free travel case.
$16.95; Members $15.26

The Usborne First Book of Art

Introduce you child to the world of art. This book uses activities based on actual paintings from famous artists.
$16.99; Members $15.29

Life on Earth

The perfect game to play after a family nature hike or an afternoon in Lookout Cove. Ages 5+.
$10.99; Members $9.89

The Skin You Live In

From Chicago Children's Museum comes a wonderful nursery rhyme book, which delivers an important message of social acceptance to young readers.
$14.95; Members $13.46

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