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    Glow: Discover the Art of Light

    Luminous sculptures invite you to connect, play, and get inspired. Don’t miss this joyful seasonal expansion of our exhibits on light. 

    Now through January 30

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    A Mars Rover Lands Near You

    Marvel at a full-size model of NASA’s Perseverance rover, immerse yourself in the Red Planet’s sights and sounds, and catch Mars-inspired experiences for all ages.

    On view February 17–May 1

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    Early Childhood Ideas Festival

    Interested in early childhood STEAM education? Join us for a multimedia festival that includes on-demand podcasts, livestream events, workshops and more.

    March 4–5

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  • Land Acknowledgment

    Share our appreciation and respect for the Ramaytush Ohlone whose perspectives and knowledge inspire us.

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  • Reopening July 1! Let your curiosity roam free through hundreds of exhibits in our six spacious indoor and outdoor galleries at Pier 15, San Francisco.

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    Members visit free all year and get brand-new perks. Join today—your membership will support the Exploratorium’s recovery.

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Today's hours are 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

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