Explore New Worlds

Do you have what it takes to get to space?

Summer Camps

Find the perfect camp. Registration is open, sign up today.

Panda walking in jungle
Pandas: The Journey Home

Now Playing in the National Geographic 3D Theater.

Try the New Space Chef App

How fast can you prepare delcious healthy meals in space?

Science for Your Class

Plan a field trip or a program at your site.

Animal Discovery

Meet interesting animals and learn about their habitats.

Visit Us

Located in the hills above the UC Berkeley campus with a spectacular 180 degree view of the San Francisco Bay.


Wed–Sun, Select Holidays,
Open: 10a.m.
Close: 5p.m.


Adults: $12
Kids & Seniors: $10
Members: FREE

New Science Curriculum

The Lawrence Hall of Science can help teachers, schools, and districts with the Next Generation Science Standards. Our staff, programs, research studies, and curriculum materials were used to guide the development of these forward-thinking standards. Let's realize the potential of NGSS together.

Our Impact

How is the Hall reaching the next generation of STEM leaders? Read about the Hall's global reach and the impact of our programs in our 2014–2015 report. Our programs span the globe, serving youth in 21 countries on almost every continent. Together, we are inspiring young learners with quality opportunities to learn science. Read more.


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Do science on a deeper level. Find out about summer and winter camps, and classes for preschoolers and homeschoolers.