• Reopening July 1!

    Let your curiosity roam free through hundreds of exhibits in our six spacious indoor and outdoor galleries.

    Welcome back, explorers!

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  • More than a museum

    More than a museum

    The Exploratorium creates joyful learning experiences (online and off), trains teachers, and collaborates with partners worldwide.

    Ask questions, question answers, and understand your world.


  • Learning Toolbox

    Stay up to date with timely topics and get fresh support for teaching and learning remotely—check out what's new in our Learning Toolbox.

  • Turn on your mind at After Dark Online

    Tune in each week for thoughtful and innovative science, arts and perceptual experiences—a cocktail of curiosity to supplement your screen time.

  • The Exploratorium stands against the systemic racism and oppressive violence towards Black people that has taken the life of George Floyd, as well as the lives of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, and so many more. As lifelong learners, educators, scientists, and artists, we must challenge racial inequities and injustice and work towards a world that respects, protects, and celebrates all its people.

    Read the full statement from Exploratorium Executive Director Chris Flink. #BlackLivesMatter

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