Plan Your Visit
We hope you enjoy your visit to the Lawrence Hall of Science, UC Berkeley's public science center and a destination for science fun for more than 40 years.
Stop by today or shop online for fun and educational toys, books, and gifts.
See current weather conditions and our fabulous view, in real time.
Get the most out of your visit. See our event calendar for information on what's going on at the Hall.
Get directions and transportation information. Plenty of paid parking is available and you can also arrive by bus and shuttle.
Enjoy lunch from local food trucks on select days between June 30 and July 13 while our Cafe is closed for an update. You can also bring your own homemade lunch with your favorite foods. Starting July 14 we'll have a brand new Cafe and enticing menu options every day. Learn more.
Read observations about the nature in the area. Tilden Park has 2,079 acres of hiking trails, family attractions, and wildlife preserve.
We welcome all guests to love and learn science. Get information on accessibility.
If you have 12 or more paying visitors in your group, you qualify for group rates. Get information on rates and options on bringing a group to the Hall on a field trip.
We have developed plenty of exhibits, hands-on classes, and planetarium shows for preschoolers. Preview the attractions you won't want to miss.