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Get into potions, pollywogs, chemistry, dinosaurs, bugs, and more through our classes and camps. They are all hands-on and age-specific, so that every child learns by doing, every day.

Summer camp kids

Summer Camps

At the Lawrence Hall of Science, campers age 4 through grade 12 do hands-on exploration every day. See times, descriptions, costs, and registration information for over 40 camps, including half-day, full-day, research, and high school–age overnight camp.

Little Explorers Workshop

Little Explorers Workshops

Join us for our Little Explorers Workshops for kids ages 3–6. You can even create a science afterschool program for your club, scout group, or playgroup.

Homeschool Classes

This is the place for kids to experiment, develop ideas, and work together as they learn and build new skills. Classes highlight chemistry, astronomy, biology, and electricity.

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Registration Information

Review our registration policies for Winter Camps, Homeschool Classes, Little Explorers, & Special Events.

Winter camp kids

Winter Camps

Unleash your child’s inner scientist and take advantage of our full-day Winter Camp offerings, featuring behind-the-scenes visits to our most popular exhibits, multi-day, take-home projects, and a National Geographic 3D Film. Hall Winter Camps are a perfect way to spend winter break!

Create a Weekday Class Series for Your Group

Schedule a special program for after-school clubs, scout groups, or play groups. You can arrange workshops at custom times and dates on a wide range of topics for your group of 12–30 children. For more information on how to schedule a customized program for your group, call 510-642-5134 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.