625 Esplanade
(near Bidwell Mansion)
Chico, California


OPEN noon to 5pm
Wednesday - Sunday

Mondays, Tuesdays

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Amusement Park Science on display May 27 through Sep. 3, 2017

What’s the next best thing to building a real roller coaster in Chico? Visiting Gateway's summer exhibit, Amusement Park Science, and exploring the physics behind the FUN of amusement park rides.

Sign up now for Discovery Summer Camp!

Discounts for members. Incoming 4th - 6th graders June 26-30. Incoming 7th - 9th graders July 10-14. Registration forms

Gateway Executive Director position available

Gateway is looking for a new Executive Director. Click here for the job posting.

Gateway Science Museum