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Holiday Hours - December 2011

For Immediate Release:
November 02, 2011

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Holiday Hours - December 2011

Exploratorium Special Holiday Hours - 2011

The Exploratorium, San Francisco’s popular museum of science, art and human perception, will be closed on Christmas Day, December 25.  It will close early, at 3 pm on Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24.

It will be open from 10 am – 5pm on Monday, December 26, as well as on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31 – and New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1, 2012 .

The Exploratorium is regularly open to the public Tuesday – Sunday, 10 am-5pm. It is open also from 6 – 10 pm on the first Thursday of the month for adult-only hours in the evening.  It is closed on Mondays, with the exception of some holidays.

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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