Museum of Discovery Debuts Tinkering Workshop

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (MOD) is growing again! The mission of the MOD has always been to be an extraordinary interactive learning environment where children aged 0 through 12 can explore and discover our world. In its first years, the MOD has been catering to the younger end of the age range.  The MOD has […]

Enjoy a Night at the Museum!

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (the “MOD”) is opening its doors on Friday, July 22nd from 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM for a very special Night at the Museum! An extraordinary evening of fun and festivities are planned to make this a night to remember. The event will also serve as the starting […]

Museum of Discovery at Aptos Library on May 21

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery is coming to the Aptos Library! Museum staff member Alicia Bierstedt will be leading fun and educational activities on Thursday, May 21 from 3:30-4:40 PM. Activities will be related to bees, and also making chromatography flowers. All are welcome to attend, and the event is free! Chromatography is […]

Spring Break is Happening at the MOD!

Spring has sprung, and thousands of Aptos area families with children aged 2-12 will be looking for fun, exciting, yet affordable ways to enjoy their spring break. This year there’s a new option for us: Spring Break is Happening at the MOD! The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (MOD) has a packed schedule for […]

Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery Grand Opening

I attended the Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on November 15 2014. I shot some video of both the ribbon cutting and a variety of the exhibits…which you could hardly see, because there were so many people there. In fact, they counted over 2,000 people through the doors […]