Join us for one of our popular scheduled events, or host your own party at the Hall.
Daily, June 14–September 1
Please call Visitor Services at 510-642-5132 to get the Bug Hunt schedule for the day you plan to visit.
What bugs can you find right outside the Hall? Head out with a magnifying glass, net, viewer, and field journal and take a closer look at local species.
FREE for educators
Join us for this special after-hours event where you'll explore the Hall and our resources. Get excited to do more science this school year, from field trips to curriculum to professional development.
Show your Bear pride the scientific way by spending your Homecoming weekend at the Hall. All events are free with a Homecoming name tag, UC Berkeley ID, Berkeley Lab/Lawrence Livermore National Lab employee ID, or Hall admission.
Meet Xunfeng Zhao, a noted woodworker, artist, designer, and inventor. Work alongside Xunfeng to learn new skills and get inspired by his work.
Experience a thrilling partial solar eclipse through solar telescopes at the Hall while learning the ins and outs of solar eclipses from Hall experts.
Put the "Hall" in Halloween this October—participate in Halloween-themed activities, for an enjoyably spooky and scientific Halloween weekend.
Closed Dec. 25 and at 3:00 p.m. Dec. 24
Keep the learning gears turning this winter break with daily activities at the Hall.
Start the New Year with a science bash! Ring in 2015 with fun and educational activities at the Hall.
Find out more about upcoming community events that feature the Hall's programs, activities, and exhibits.
Parties and Rentals
Celebrate your birthday or any other occasion by treating friends to a private and hands-on 50-minute science workshop. Choose from several popular themes (like Journey to the Moon or Volts ‘n Jolts) or dream one up.
Business meetings, office parties, weddings, and reunions are better at the Lawrence Hall of Science. Treat your guests to a panoramic Bay view, dynamic science exhibits, and friendly service.