625 Esplanade
(near Bidwell Mansion)
Chico, California


OPEN noon to 5pm
Wednesday - Sunday

Third Thursdays this fall
Oct. 18, Nov. 15:
OPEN: noon to 8pm

Calendar of Events

Zoom into Nano Showing September 22, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Zoom Into Nano is a hands-on interactive exhibition focusing on how scientists see and make things that are too small to see. Nanoscale science and engineering are methods of manipulating materials on the molecular scale to generate very, very small structures and devices.

Museum Without Walls October 2018

The MWOW series happens Wednesdays in October at 7:30pm. Also available as live stream!

2018-2019 Field Trips available for scheduling!

Gateway offers field trips for all grades. Fall: Sep. 25 - Dec. 14, 2018. Spring: Feb. 1 - May 10, 2019.

Become a 2018 Gateway Sponsor!

THANK YOU to our Annual 2018 Sponsors!                                                 Become a 2018 Annual Sponsor!

Gateway Science Museum