Kids tinkering at an event

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

Upcoming Events

Oski on the Hall plaza

Cal Day

Saturday, April 18
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Free for everyone

Bear pride comes to the Hall for Cal Day, UC Berkeley's annual open house. Come make new memories as you explore SPEED: Science in Motion and do your favorite Hall activities. Go Bears!

Kids Playing With Robot

PiE Robotics Competition

Saturday & Sunday, April 25–26
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.


Meet the Makers: Strawbees from Sweden

Saturday, May 9 
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Join us for this exciting mashup event where we'll combine our Ingenuity Lab's hydraulics challenge with Strawbees' unique straw contraptions. Collaborate to build a Rube Goldberg–type machine that uses water-powered inventions, in sequence, to succeed.

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 event

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 hour-long science workshop. Choose from several popular themes, such as the solar system, inventing, or animal discovery.

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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