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The Exploratorium Lab: Levels & Benefits

The Exploratorium Lab: Levels & Benefits

All Lab members receive the following basic benefits:

  • Complimentary year-round general admission to the Exploratorium.
  • Complimentary year-round admission to our adults-only After Dark programs.
  • Discounted admission our famous Tactile Dome.
  • Complimentary admission to all of the Lab Member parties.
  • Invitations to exclusive activities and excursions such as Kayaking with a Biologist.
  • Access to Exploratorium exhibit developers, visiting artists, and thought leaders at special receptions, members-only evening hours, and sneak previews of exhibitions.
  • Advance notice and preferred ticketing for the Lab’s signature event, Science of Cocktails, and for the Exploratorium's Annual Spring Gala After Party.
  • Opportunities to meet with fellow inquiring minds as well as leaders in the science, technology, art, and business worlds.
  • A 10 percent discount on purchases in the Exploratorium Store at the museum and online.

Lab, Basic Individual: $120.00. All basic benefits for one adult named on card.

Lab, Basic Couple: $185.00. All basic benefits named on card plus one guest.

Lab, Patron: $250.00. All basic benefits for two adults named on card and up to four children under 18 plus:

  • Special invitations to private receptions and events.
  • Name recognition on the Exploratorium website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact Diana Kaw, Development Assistant, at lab@exploratorium.edu, (415) 528-4402, or at the Exploratorium, Pier 15, San Francisco, California, 94111.


Each Thursday night program brings you something completely unique—special exhibits, guest lectures, provocative films, and more. Check the calendar below for details.

Calendar of Events