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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. Subscribe to our eNewsletter to get up to date information on next year’s Summer 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.

Kids and Technology

Registration Information

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

Winter camp kids

Winter Camps

Have a blast doing science in one of our winter-themed camps for kids ages 4–11 in December and January. Experiment with cold weather, wintry animals, edible-science, and more.

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.