No two visits to the California Academy of Sciences are alike. Explore programs, lectures, tours, and other activities happening on the day of your visit—or plan your trip around a specific event. From penguin feedings and crafts to scientist lectures and nature walks, there’s something for everyone.
Learn more about Claude, our American Alligator, and other fascinating inhabitants of the swamp.
Watch as a diver suits up in scuba gear and plunges into one of the world’s deepest living coral reef exhibits.
Explore the skies of the Summer season over San Francisco, from sunset to sunrise.
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 9:30 am - Entrance
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:00 am - Coat Check
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:30 am - Front Lobby
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:30 am, 3:00 pm - African Hall
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:30 am, 11:15 am, 12:00 pm, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:00 pm, 3:45 pm, 4:30 pm - Planetarium
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:30 am - Naturalist Center
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 10:40 am, 11:25 am, 12:10 pm, 12:55 pm, 1:40 pm, 2:25 pm, 3:10 pm, 3:55 pm, 4:40 pm - Hohfeld Hall
- Wed. Jun. 1st at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm - Forum Theater