• Where Curiosity Takes You

    Step inside a tornado, turn upside down in a curved mirror, walk on a fog bridge, and explore more than 650 hands-on exhibits.

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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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  • Sunday, November 4, 2018 • 2:00–5:00 p.m.

    Buy tickets for our annual family fundraiser.

    Get ready to explore the world around you through music, food, and fun activities with your whole family.

  • Browse our growing online collection of hands-on exhibits. 

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  • The Exploratorium actively participates in the study of climate change.

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

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