625 Esplanade
(near Bidwell Mansion)
Chico, California


OPEN noon to 5pm
Wednesday - Sunday

Third Thursdays this fall
Sep. 20, Oct. 18, Nov. 15:
OPEN: noon to 8pm

Calendar of Events

Half-Price Admission During Exhibit Transition

Gateway will be OPEN during exhibit transition for the first time! Come visit to see the process of closing one exhibit and installing a new exhibit. Admission will be half-price. New fall exhibits (and full admission prices) begin Saturday, Sep. 22, 2018.

Third Thursdays continue this fall!

On Sep. 20 (1/2 price admission), Oct. 18, and Nov. 15, Gateway is open until 8pm with evening activities.

2018-2019 Field Trips available for scheduling!

Gateway offers field trips for all grades. Fall field trips: Sep. 25 - Dec. 14, 2018. Spring field trips: 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