Join us for one of our popular scheduled events, or host your own party at the Hall.
Discover how plants, animals, and our environment have mixed with humans' curiosity about the world around us. From natural wonders like earthquakes and weather, to manmade innovative technology and cinema, explore the world as scientists do. Visit our exhibits and the Ingenuity Lab, Animal Discovery Room, National Geographic 3D Theater, and more every day during Spring Weeks.
Junior Solar Sprint ChallengeSaturday, April 11 (in case of rain, May 2)
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Solar energy plays a huge role in our sustainable future. Watch custom-made solar vehicles race across our plaza as the Society of Women Engineers and middle school students design, build, and race their solar-powered creations!
The STEM Career Showcase for Students with Disabilities is an educational event where attendees meet role models with disabilities who have thriving careers in STEM fields. Students leave with a better understanding of the many professional possibilities available and the inspiration to pursue STEM careers.
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Experience a robot showdown! Over 20 teams of high school students will compete with robots they designed and built themselves at this annual competition run by UC Berkeley's Pioneers in Engineering.
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 hour-long science workshop. Choose from several popular themes, such as the solar system, inventing, or animal discovery.
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.