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Exploratorium Open on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2013

For Immediate Release:
July 29, 2013

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Jenny Slafkosky (415) 528-4367

Exploratorium Open on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2013

Wednesday evening hours end after Labor Day

Thursday evening adults-only hours continue

The Exploratorium will be open to the public on Labor Day, Monday, September 2, 2013, from 10am-5pm. The Exploratorium is regularly open each week, from Tuesday through Sunday.

Labor Day also marks the end of the museum’s summertime extended hours for families, Wednesday evenings until 10pm. The museum will resume its regular hours, from 10am-5pm Wednesdays, beginning on Wednesday, September 4, 2013.

Thursday evening adults-only hours, 6-10pm for ages 18 and up, will continue weekly.

Post Labor Day hours:
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm; every Thursday evening adults only (ages 18 and up) 6pm-10pm. 

Hours of Operation & New Evening Hours
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm;  every Thursday evening adults only (ages 18 and up) 6pm-10pm.

$29 for adults, with lower rates for SF Bay Area residents, youth, seniors, students, teachers and the disabled. Tickets available at the door and advance tickets available online at www.exploratorium.edu/visit/tickets.

Getting Here
The Exploratorium is easily accessible by public transit. Convenient parking is available nearby. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit/location-directions

About the Exploratorium
The Exploratorium is the global leader in informal learning, igniting curiosity and inspiring creativity in people of all ages. The world-renowned science museum creates original, interactive exhibits, on display at more than 1,000 science centers, museums and public spaces around the world. Dedicated to education reform in and out of the classroom, the Exploratorium is a premier professional development center for educators and a creator of award-winning educational resources. Since 1969, the Exploratorium has influenced generations of entrepreneurs, artists, scientists, teachers, students, children, museum professionals and everyday doers, reaching nearly 180 million people annually from around the globe. On April 17, 2013, the Exploratorium opened at Pier 15 in the heart of San Francisco's Embarcadero, where it will celebrate a new era of experiences that encourage critical thinking and awaken wonder for generations to come. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit.

Pier 15
San Francisco
California 94111
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