Hours, Admission & Location

Hours, Cost, and Location Image

Come visit us at 1 Centennial Drive, about half a mile from Grizzly Peak Boulevard in the hills of the UC Berkeley campus. We are open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day and most holidays.

Upcoming Program and Schedule Changes

The Hall will be closed September 8–October 6 for exhibit changes and facility updgrades—re-opening on October 7 with new programs and hours. Learn more.

Admission Prices

See what's happening this season at the Hall.

  • $12 Adults
  • $10 Children 3-18, Seniors 62+
  • Free for Members, children under 3, UC Berkeley students and staff. Become a Member.

National Geographic 3D Theater Tickets

Now showing: Robots 3D and Flying Monsters 3D. Watch the trailers.

  • $4 general (children under 3 are free)

Planetarium Tickets

Now showing: Imagine the Sky Tonight, Cosmic Colors, and Searching for Other Earths. Click for more info.

  • $4 general

Hours and Transportation


The hours for specific Hall activities vary. Check here for a full list of hours.

Bus and Shuttle Service

Take the UC Berkeley shuttle service or AC Transit on your next visit.

Parking Information

Plenty of paid parking is available. Parking machines accept cash and credit cards.

Driving Directions

Get driving directions and maps to the Hall.

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