Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum

Hours today:
12:00pm – 5:00pm

Museum location:
490 S. Center Street, Reno

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Hours & admission

Museum hours

Monday, Closed*
Tuesday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday, 9:00am – 8:00pm**
Thursday – Saturday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, Noon – 5:00pm

Daily admission

$10 children and adults
$9 veterans and active duty military
Under 1 year old: Free
Group rates available.

Half price admission after 4pm on Wednesdays


Members get free admission all year long! For more information about the benefits of becoming a Discovery member, click here.

*This Discovery is open on Mondays Memorial Day through Labor Day, national holidays and during WCSD school breaks. For more information, visit the calendar of events.

**The Discovery opens at 9:00am on Wednesdays for Small Wonder Wednesday. See calendar of events for details.

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The Discovery accepts cash, checks (with valid ID),
Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.

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