Gateway Science Museum

Visiting Gateway

Regular Hours

Thursday - Saturday 11 a.m.– 4 p.m.

Fossils Lab Hours: Fridays 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Check our Schedule of Events(opens in new window) for dates and times.


  • Adults: $7.00
  • Youth (ages 3-17): $5.00
  • Chico State and Butte College students: free admission!
  • Gateway members:(opens in new window) free admission!
    • Memberships are available for purchase and valid for one year from the purchase date
  • Group Rate:
    • $5 per person, minimum of 15 people in the group

Masks are optional and always welcome on campus.

Before and during your visit, please note:

  • Anyone who is feeling ill should stay home
  • Maintain good hygiene by washing hands, using hand sanitizer, and covering coughs and sneezes

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