Geometry Playground will change the way you think about geometry. This exhibition engages your hands, brain, and body in playful investigations of this most visible branch of math.
In celebration of Albert Einstein's work in 1905, science laboratories and museum around the world (including the Exploratorium) participated in a twelve-hour webcast that explored Einstein's influence on current physics research.
Everything you ever wanted to know about bubbles, but were afraid to ask.
An introduction to the concepts and theories that contribute to contemporary complexity research.
Learn about origami, make your own paper, and find out the best way to fold a paper airplane.
Using a spectroscope, you may see that what appears to be a single color of light is really a combination of colors called a spectrum.
Explore the places, people, tools, and ideas behind the origins of matter, the universe, and life itself.
Learn about scale and structure with eight great activities designed for the elementary classroom from our book The Exploratorium Guide to Scale and Structure. Available in English, French and Italian!
This immersive, active, creative studio is a place where museum visitors can slow down, become deeply engaged in an investigation of scientific phenomena, and make something.
ExploratoriumPier 15, San Francisco, CA 94111