625 Esplanade
(near Bidwell Mansion)
Chico, California


OPEN noon to 5pm
Wednesday - Sunday

Mondays, Tuesdays

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Become a 2018 Annual Sponsor!

Your contribution will help support:

  • Quality Exhibits
  • Discovery Room
  • Demonstration Laboratory
  • MWOW Lecture Series
  • Weekend Workshops and Investigation Activities
  • Class Field Trips
  • Career Days
  • Tools of Science

Sponsors receive the satisfaction that you're providing annual, on-going support for visitors, families, children and life-long learners. Gateway sponsorships are a great way to educate, honor and have fun with science and the natural history of our region. 

If you would like further information, please contact us at and place Sponsorship in the subject header.

Thank you for supporting the mission of the Gateway Science Museum!

See Gateway's 2018 Annual Sponsors