Discovery World Temporarily Closed Until 2021

Halloween Fun with Boop!

Boop vs. the Silent Auction

And Now a Word from a Totally Real Space Alien…

Join Boop for Sci-Fi Family Day. There Will Be Droids!

Boop vs. the Quantum Realm

Boop Versus the Creamsicle

Turtle Trivia Time – the Answers!

Discovery World’s Reopening Policies & Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions about Discovery World Reopening & COVID-19

Turtle Time!

Meet Captain Upcycle, the Turtle Superhero We Deserve!

Science of Sound: Boop Learns to Play the Piano

Boop’s First Rule of Time Travel

Milwaukee Bird Bingo

Spot the differences in the Reiman Aquarium

Bird Paper Airplanes

Explore Kitchen Chemistry with Boop

Density and Floating: Would King Lear Sink or Float in Lava?

Codes: Boop and Beep’s Great Mealworm Heist

Happy Galactic Tick Day?

At Home Design Challenge: Build Your Own Box Turtle

Discovery World Temporarily Closed

Coronavirus Update from Discovery World

Discovery World Celebrates Launch of New Gift Shop with SSA Group, LLC

I Am a Red-Knee Tarantula. Ask Me Anything!

How can we top last year’s Holiday Album?

Understanding Discovery World Membership Levels

Heroes of Science: Dr. Marija Gajdardziska-Josifovska

Give the Gift of Discovery World!

Summer at Discovery World…There’s really nothing quite like it!

Educator Community: Embracing Science with Julie Barnett

You’re a science person whether you know it or not

Teacher’s Corner: Big Changes Coming to Discovery World

Teacher’s Corner: Meet Amber Ross, Discovery World’s Freshwater Educator

Five Shocking Facts About Van de Graaff Generators

Discovery World Offers Single-Day Summer Camps!

Teacher’s Corner: Six Inexpensive Spring Activities for Your Classroom

Five Fun Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The Challenge

Teacher’s Corner with Connor: My Interview with Automation and Engineering Educators

Teacher’s Corner with Connor: Start Fresh with the New Year

Teacher’s Corner with Connor: Five Field Trip Tips

The Heroes Call: Why I Teach Lightsaber and Other WMI (Weapons of Massive Imagination)

FIRST Robotics and Hydro Dynamics? Yes please!

Turning Great Lakes Trash Into Inspiring Artwork


Sarah Lyn Gay: Overcoming Gender Inequality and Connecting Young Girls to STEM

Local Artists Making Huge Splashes in Discovery World Gala’s Silent Auction

Secret Summerfest Parking Spots

Tips and Tricks for Navigating Summer Lakefront Traffic

Where Do You Find Incredible Creatures and Fantastic Beasts? The Kohl’s Design It! Lab.

Member Tips: Try Before You Buy!

Discovery World Plans Major Investments on Milwaukee’s Lakefront

How to Enjoy Reciprocal Admission with other Science and Technology Centers

Everything You Need to Know About Parking at Discovery World

Love Your Great Lakes with Fund For Lake Michigan

Food, Sports, and Fireworks! Your Guide to January and February at Discovery World

Your guide to online registration and membership renewal!

FIRST Robotics Announces 2017 STEAMWORKS Competition, Local Milwaukee Teams Kickoff Season

Honoring Our Colleague and Friend by Helping Kids Access STEM Education

Will you help ignite the spark of curiosity this holiday season?

What’s the Difference Between a Family and Family Plus Membership?

Your Guide to the Best November Ever (No Really)

DW Staff Picks: Our Favorite Sci-Fi Books, Movies, and TV Shows

Come Aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan

Increasing Young Girls’ Interest in STEM, One Camp at a Time

Yesterday’s Campers, Today’s Leaders, Tomorrow’s Visionaries

Traveling the Distance to Seek Out Automation Education

Heading to Summerfest? Utilize Discovery World to Make Your Visit Even Better!

SOS: The S/V Denis Sullivan Needs a New Rescue Boat!

Why We Love Brewers Weather Day with Storm Team 4

Thank You Volunteers! We Couldn’t Do It Without You.

Genetics: The Key to Unlocking Type 2 Diabetes?

Your Guide to the Robot Invasion by Guest Blogger, BlogBot 3000Rsi

Maker Market Vendor Spotlight: WowieGoods Pet Tags

Are Piranhas Really the “Most Ferocious Fish in the World”?

Personalized Medicine, the Next Medical Frontier

5 Reasons Not To Miss Love Your Great Lakes

Get To Know Discovery World’s Education Team

From The Desk of the CEO: Exciting Changes Coming in 2016

Frequently Asked Scouting Questions and New Scout Programs!

Learn Snowflake Science at Family Winter Weekend presented by GE Healthcare

Operate a Real Excavator at Discovery World

Celebrate Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics at Discovery World

Greater Milwaukee Foundation Celebrates 100th Birthday with 28,000 Friends

Who Will You Be for Halloween?

Five Discovery World Experiences You Can’t Miss!

Five Amazing Future Jobs You Won’t Believe Your Kids Will Do

Kohl’s Fashion Designers Teach Students Industry Secrets at Summer Camp

We Should Really Go to Mars

Celebrate 100 Resoundingly Innovative Years of Les Paul

11 Summer Camp Experiences Your Kids Will Love

Are You a Friend of the S/V Denis Sullivan?

Spring Break and National Robotics Week Collide at Discovery World

3 Incredible Women Who are Shaping the World

Cloud Making! Tornado Hats! Interactive Science! It’s Weather Day at Miller Park

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Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Get Directions
Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14
Military* Active Duty & Veterans $14

*Valid ID Required.

Prices are subject to change. 

Current Hours

Tues-Fri -
Sat & Sun -
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