Inspiring Creative Play and Learning


Monday – Thursday
10 am – 6 pm
Friday and Saturday
10 am – 7 pm
Noon – 6 pm


General Admission: $9.50
Sunday Admission: $6 
Members & Children under 2: FREE!
Senior Citizen (Age 65+): $7.00
Pre-registered Groups: $7.50
Pre-registered School Groups: $4
Discovery Gateway is Closed on the Following Days:
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
4th of July

Welcome to a world of fun and adventure, featuring exciting exhibits, daily workshops, and special performances. Children are guaranteed a fun-filled, action-packed day learning about the arts, humanities, and sciences.

Museum Policies

  • Children under age 14 must be accompanied by an adult, age 18 or older.
  • Guests 14 years or older (who are not accompanied by a child) must leave photo ID.
  • No food, gum or beverages are permitted in the Museum.
  • Photo Policy: By entering this public facility you are agreeing to let Discovery Gateway and all news media organizations use your photograph and/or likeness for any news or promotional purpose. No compensation will be given for the use of the photographs taken at Discovery Gateway.

Visitor Behavior

Discovery Gateway has “house rules” that all guests (children and adults) are asked to follow:

  • Have fun!
  • Learn something new.
  • Help others to learn something new and have fun too!
  • Respect others.

Directions to Discovery Gateway

Discovery Gateway is located at 444 West 100 South in The Gateway in downtown Salt Lake City, just west of the intersection at 400 West and 100 South.


Parking Information

The most direct and secure parking for Discovery Gateway is in the WINTER PARKING GARAGE–LEVEL 4– at The Gateway Mall. Park toward the south end of the garage and enter the elevator lobby in the southwest corner. Press 2/P4 in the elevator to get to Discovery Gateway admissions. Parking validations may be purchased at Admissions Desk or Information Desk for $1, and they cover up to 3 hours. Please note: validations can no longer be purchased at Discovery-to-Go! Museum Toy Store.

For more information on Parking visit The Gateway Mall.

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