Visitors getting crafty at an event

Join us for one of our popular scheduled events, or host your own party at the Hall.

Upcoming Events

Open Make deBUG

Open Make: DeBUG

Saturday, April 19, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Free with admission

Celebrate Earth Day by taking your "Make"-ing cues from the tiny creatures that roam the planet. Meet makers whose work is inspired by insects and see how bugs inform engineering. De-bug your broken electronics with Fixit Clinic, design your own insect costume, and snap a picture in our photo booth.

PiE Robotics Competition participant

PiE Robotics Competition

Saturday and Sunday, April 26–27
Free with admission

Join over 27 high-school teams from around the Bay Area for this annual classic. Check out their robot designs and watch them compete in an epic battle for victor (featuring good "sports-robot-ship," of course!).

Ocean science explorations

Ocean Science Explorations

Friday, May 2, 10:00–11:30 a.m.
Free with admission

Discover the ocean with activities designed by UC Berkeley students. Learn about marine organisms and the adaptations that help them to survive in the ocean and take a deeper look at currents and waves and what makes ocean water move around the planet. Activities for all ages let everyone explore the ocean like a scientist.

Kids at an exclusive members event

Member Events

You're invited! Learn about upcoming special events and activities just for members that you won't want to miss. If you're not a member yet, now is a great time to join the Hall.

Open Make

Community Events

Find out more about upcoming community events that feature the Hall's programs, activities, and exhibits.

Parties and Rentals

Birthday Parties

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.

Facility Rental

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.


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