The Palo Alto Junior Museum

 You can build a child's foundation for science.

Make an online donation to the Friends of the Palo Alto Junior

Museum & Zoo. Your donation will support the new exhibits. Various

levels of commemorative blocks are available.

 

The Junior Museum has moved!

Find us at Cubberley Community Center during construction of our new facility opening in OCTOBER 2020There is no zoo at our temporary location. The temporary museum has hands-on exhibits and a very limited range of small animals on display.

Young girl and caregiver peer at butterflies in a cabinet
   

Palo Alto Junior Museum & Zoo

 

The Junior Museum

Cubberley Community Center

4050 Middlefield Road

Palo Alto, CA 94303

Phone: 650-329-2111

Fax: 650-473-1965

funscience@cityofpaloalto.org

 

Hours:

    Monday  Closed
    Tuesday  10am - 5pm
    Wednesday   10am - 5pm
    Thursday  10am - 5pm
    Friday   10am - 5pm
    Saturday  10am - 5pm
    Sunday  1pm - 4pm

              Members-only hours:

1st and 3rd Sunday of each

month, 11am - 1pm

 

The JMZ will be closing early

at 2:00 pm on Saturday,

February 1st for a special event.

 

 

Visit the Friends' Website for

Club JMZ benefits

 

Individual admission is free.

A $5 donation per person

is appreciated.

About the JMZ
Learn more about the JMZ's past and future.

Visit
Planning a visit? Learn more about our exhibits, admissions and events.

Programs & Field Trips
The JMZ offers programming on-site and in schools such as classes and summer camps.

Get Involved
Interested in membership, volunteering, jobs, or making a donation? Find out more here.

Fall Catalog
Look here for more information on upcoming JMZ programs and activities.