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Outdoor Discovery Center


Outdoor Discovery Center

The Outdoor Discovery Center is the first of its kind connected with a children's museum in Washington State. Step into a half acre filled with wonder, exploration, learning, discovery and fun. 

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The Outdoor Discovery Center was chosen by the Association of Children's Museums and The Trustees' Philanthropy Fund of Fidelity Charitable to be one of only three Going Wild! pilot sites nationwide.

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Exhibit Features:

Lighthouse Lookout
Puget Sound Beach Replica
Driftwood Fort Construction Area
Gravel Dig Area
Hike & Trike Loop
Trike Depot & Trikes
Insect Hotel
Rain Garden
Children's Garden
Naturalist Cabin
Fire Circle
Nursing Gazebo
Mama & Baby Orca 
Old Growth Stump & Fallen Log
Beach Shack
Beached Dingy
Sunflower Stage
Big Garden Hand Pump
Animal Barn
Reflection Garden

Coming Soon:

Art Fence
Megan D

Thank you to our donors!

Trike Loop Safety Rules

Our trike loop is ride at your own risk. Thank you for playing safely on our trikes. Please keep these rules in mind while enjoying this fun exhibit:

  • Adult supervision required.
  • All children must wear helmets. Borrow one of ours or bring your own.
  • No bare feet.
  • One child per trike.
  • Stay within Trike Loop boundaries.