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The Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose reopens to the public on March 5

Photo credit: Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose Facebook page

The Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose reopens its outdoor educational space, Bill’s Backyard, to the public on Friday, March 5. The museum first reopened on February 19 and offered two member-only weekends before reopening to the general public.

The museum will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday with two game sessions per day. Reservations are required for game sessions, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., with one hour cleaning break between sessions.

To ensure the safety of visitors and staff, the museum has used various security protocols, including a 25% participation cap, online reservations for contactless ticketing, plexiglass screens to admissions for staff and visitors. , a mask requirement for anyone two years of age or older, and additional hand sanitizers.

Tickets to Bill’s Backyard cost $ 5 per child or adult for the entire museum and admission is free for museum members. As part of the Museums for All program, admission is $ 2 per person upon presentation of an electronic benefit card or any other specific document. The national initiative offers all families the opportunity to visit, regardless of their ability to pay.

To book tickets or learn more about the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose, click here.