Hall is an IMLS National Medal finalist
Hall Earns National Recognition

The Hall is a finalist for the 2017 IMLS National Medal.

Summer Camps
Register for Summer Camp

Make the most of your child’s summer break with a camp at UC Berkeley’s Public Science Center.

Water's Extreme Journey
Discover Water's Extreme Journey

Explore a giant water-cycle maze in our new exhibit. Now–April 30.

Barnacle Geese fly over London
Science in 3D

Featuring two new 3D films, Earthflight & Extreme Weather.

Solar Eclipse 2017
Solar Eclipse—2017

Explore the Earth, Moon, and Sun in our Planetarium to see how the motions of these objects cause eclipses.

Visit Us

View of San Francisco Bay and the Hall plaza from above the Hall

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


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


Open Wed.–Sun.
and Select Holidays

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

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 more than 12 million youth in 21 countries on almost every continent.


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Make the most of your child’s break with a summer camp at UC Berkeley’s Public Science Center, the Lawrence Hall of Science.