Frequently Asked Questions
What is the age range of the museum? Children ages 0-10 benefit most from our hands-on learning experiences but we welcome children of all ages and even kids at heart.
What is your daily admission fee? Our daily admission fee is $6.00 per person, children under 12 months are free of charge.
Do you offer memberships? Yes, our memberships have three different levels. Follow the link for more information regarding Memberships.
What are your hours? SDCDM is open Monday-Sunday 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
May we bring snacks? Yes, just as long as the child eats their snack at a table. The museum floor is a food free zone. Also, due to allergies the entire Museum is PEANUT FREE. Thank you for your compliance.
Do you offer a group discount? Yes, a group receives a discount if booked in advanced with a non-refundable deposit. The deposit is applied to the total cost the day of. The date may be changed with at least 3 day prior notice. For more information please visit our Experiential Workshop page.
Do you offer any other discounts? Yes, we offer $3.00 general admission for active duty military, teachers, and Escondido City employees.
Do you offer birthday party packages? Yes, visit our Birthday Parties page for more information on booking your child’s birthday at SDCDM.
Does SDCDM offer a military discount? Yes, $3.00 general admission per person with valid military I.D.
Does SDCDM have free wifi? And what is the password? Yes, please ask any member of the Museum Experience Team for our wifi password.