We're Taking a Short Break to Get Ready for a Busy Year: The Hall will be temporarily closed, September 6–27.
We're Getting Ready for a Busy Year

The Hall will be temporarily closed, September 6–27.

Try the New Space Chef App: How fast can you prepare delicious healthy meals in space?
DIY Science

Do science at home or on the go with Hall apps and educational resources.

Visit Us

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Located in the hills above the UC Berkeley campus with a spectacular 180 degree view of the San Francisco Bay.


Fall: Open Wed–Sun (and select holidays)
starting September 28, 2016


Adults: $12
Kids & Seniors: $10
Members: FREE

We will be temporarily closed, September 6–27.

New Science Standards

The Lawrence Hall of Science can help teachers, schools, and districts with the Next Generation Science Standards. Our staff, programs, research studies, and curriculum materials were used to guide the development of these forward-thinking standards. Let's realize the potential of NGSS together.

Our Impact

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How is the Hall reaching the next generation of STEM leaders? Read about the Hall's global reach and the impact of our programs in our 2014–2015 report. Our programs span the globe, serving youth in 21 countries on almost every continent. Together, we are inspiring young learners with quality opportunities to learn science. Read more.


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Do science on a deeper level. Find out about summer and winter camps, and classes for preschoolers and homeschoolers.