• Experience Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen at the Exploratorium from May 27 to September 5, 2016. This special exhibition features enormous kinetic sculptures called strandbeests—“beach animals” in Dutch—that blur the lines between art, machine, and life.

     

  • Follow your curiosity and explore at the intersection of science, art, and human perception.

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  • Follow your curiosity and explore at the intersection of science, art, and human perception.

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  • Inquiry-based learning is at the core of the Exploratorium. We invite people to ask questions, question answers, and discover for themselves how the world works.

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  • Explore our cool, teacher-tested, low-cost activities for the classroom and the curious.

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Today's hours are 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.



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