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For more information, please see the Discovery World Web site.

Discovery World

Address: 500 N. Harbor Dr.


By car: Head west on Wisconsin Ave toward N. 12th Street. Turn right onto N. 12th Street. Turn onto W. Wells Street. Turn right onto N. 6th Street. Turn left onto W. Michigan Street.

By bus: Take the #14 towards Bayshore. Get off on Wisconsin and Cass St. Walk one block South to get to Michigan Ave. Walk East on Michigan Ave for about 7 minutes and Discovery World is just ahead next to the water.

Orientation: TBD

Days/Hours of Operation: M-F 9:00am-4:00pm and Sat-Sun 10:00am-5:00 pm. Once the background check has gone through, you will have access to the online volunteer link, where you will choose the programs you would like.

Description of Agency/Activities: Discovery World has a 120,000-square foot facility and includes interactive exhibits, the Reiman Aquarium, movies in our Digital Theater, learning labs, live theater shows, and more! You’ll find fun and educational experiences for all ages during your visit to Discovery World.

Student Role at Agency: Students will be assisting educational instructors as they lead field trips and programs with youth. There is a large variety of programs and age groups that you can choose to assist with.

Commitment: Visit the site for 10 hours throughout the semester


Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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