Discover 20+ exhibits, open daily

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Gems and Minerals: Unearthed

Marvel at nearly 400 dazzling and dramatic specimens from the Academy's geology collection.
ONGOING

Giants of Land and Sea

Experience Northern California's larger-than-life natural wonders, from mighty marine mammals to mammoth redwoods.

Eye-opening events for explorers of all ages

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2020 | 6–10 PM | 21+

Noise Pop NightLife

Explore the science of sound and kick off Noise Pop Music & Arts Festival with a DJ set by Washed Out, live music, and more. NightLife is every Thursday.
DAILY, 10:30 AM & 3 PM

Penguin Feeding

Delight in the antics of our African penguin colony as they feast on fish, and learn how the Academy is helping protect this endangered species.

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