Visit the California Academy of Sciences and discover one of the world's most fascinating natural history museums.
California Academy of Sciences
The California Academy of Sciences is an exceptional place where young and old alike can enjoy a day of fun while learning about the world around us.
With your ticket, you can explore the canopy of a rainforest, marvel at the impressive variety of fish in the aquarium, learn all about the universe in the digital planetarium, discover a wealth of fascinating natural history facts and much more across the museum's exhibits.
You'll also have the opportunity to meet the stars of the California Academy of Sciences, including Claude the Albino Alligator and a colony of African penguins, amongst 35,000 other live animals!
Designed by award-winning architect Renzo Piano and located in the heart of the beautiful Golden Gate Park, the Academy will inspire lifelong curiosity in the natural world.
The California Academy of Sciences is open every day of the year at the following times:
- Monday to Saturday: 9:30 am to 5 pm.
- Sundays: 11 am to 5 pm.
Seniors over 65 years oldUS$ 34.89
Children 3-17 years oldUS$ 31.38
Children under 3 years oldFree
It is compulsory to display a complete Covid vaccination certificate or a negative PCR or antigen test performed up to 48 hours before. The vaccine must be accepted in the country of activity.
Entry to the California Academy of Sciences
When to book?
You can book up until 48 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.
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