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Get into potions, pollywogs, chemistry, dinosaurs, bugs, and much more through our classes and camps. They are all hands-on and age-specific, so that every child learns by doing, every day.

Winter camp kids

Winter Camp

This year’s Winter Camp is all about games. Investigate many types of games, invent a new game of your own, explore the exhibit Well Played, and engage in some of the Hall’s most popular activities. A day at the Hall is a great way to spend a winter day!

Little Explorers Workshop

Little Explorers Workshops

Join us for our Little Explorers Workshops for kids ages 3–5. Your junior scientist will experiment, develop ideas, and work well with others as they learn and build new skills.

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Homeschool Classes

This is the place for kids to experiment, develop ideas, and work together as they learn and build new skills.

Kids and Technology

Registration Information

Review our registration policies for Winter Camps, Homeschool Classes & Little Explorers.

Summer camp kids

Summer Camps

Hall camps give children from 4 years old through 12th grade the opportunity to explore, investigate, discover, and invent. You can choose among camps that cover topics ranging from marine biology to robotics. You’re sure to find a camp that will appeal to your budding scientist.

Create a Weekday Class Series for Your Group

Schedule a special program for afterschool clubs, scout groups, or play groups. You can arrange workshops at custom times and dates on a wide range of topics for your group of 12–30 children. For more information on how to schedule a customized program for your group, call 510-642-5134, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.