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Beginning December 30th, Centennial Drive may be closed below the Lawrence Hall of Science and above the Botanical Garden due to Fire Safety tree removal. The Lawrence Hall of Science is always accessible via Grizzly Peak Blvd. Road closure not in effect 12/31, 1/1, and weekends, For more information on the Fire Safety project, see: We’re located in the hills above the UC Berkeley campus, with a spectacular 180-degree view of the San Francisco Bay.


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Science Standards

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.

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How is the Hall helping to prepare the next generation of scientific innovators and explorers? With local, national, and international programs, Hall programs span the globe, serving more than 12 million youth in 21 countries on almost every continent. Learn more about our impact.

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