(1) Curious Kids’ Museum closed for repairs. (2) Curious Kids’ Discovery Zone (in the Silver Beach Center) is OPEN! Click here for RESERVATIONS and scroll down.
Please note: The Silver Beach Center parking lot may be closed/limited due to scheduled events. $5 parking fee Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Labor Day. It is a private lot, maintained by the SBC, and beyond our control. Summer parking below the bluff includes all paid lots, but parking above the bluff is free, though some spots have time limits.
Climb on the volcano and slide down the side of it, but watch for the next eruption! Assemble a kid-sized triceratops, test your memory with the Match-A-Saurus game.
Check out the super cool Super Speedway! Can your car make it across the finish line the fastest? Work on a ’69 Mustang (Sorry, Dad! Not a real one!)
Play the Pipes of Pan! Make your own song or play a classic! So many different notes from so many different colorful pipes played with a flip-flop to create sound waves in your ears. Beat to your own rhythm using the Percussion Pylon. Have you ever seen a musical mural? Our Lighthouse Mural is a painting you’re encouraged to touch and rewards you with music!
Explore how Simple Machines make our manual labor easier. Simple Machines have few or no moving parts. Compound Machines make use of two or more Simple Machines. Try your strength at the Pulleys. Which are the easiest to pull? Have fun with the magnet wall and make your own course using inclined planes.
Who doesn’t love watching wind keep a kite in the air or make the tree branches dance? Here you’ll find 2 new exhibits!
Amazing Airways is a custom made circular room created specifically to feel the force of moving air around you.
Is it magic? No…it’s science! The Bernoulli Table allows you to suspend lightweight spheres and objects on streams of air.
A full-scaled Lighted Peg Board! The possibilities of what you can create are endless!