Bay Area Discovery Museum - Overview
The Bay Area Discovery Museum is a children's museum located at Fort Baker in Sausalito.
Just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, the Discovery Museum provides a diverse set of activities for kids -- including special toddler areas and play and discovery areas for older children.
The Bay Area Discovery Museum has been recognized repeatedly as a top children's museum -- in publications such as Bay Area Parent and the San Francisco Chronicle.
The location is spectacular from a visual standpoint. From the Bay Area Discovery Museum's vantage point, you have a direct view of the San Francisco skyline, as well as views to the Golden Gate Bridge from below.
For a moderate hike up from Fort Baker to the Golden Gate Bridge, see the a photo and walking tour of Fort Baker.