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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. 

    Opens November 18!

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  • Build the Future with Us

    Together we can help build a society where everyone is inquisitive and engaged.

    Give now through December 31 to maximize your impact.

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    Tinkering at Home

    Tinkering is an active, hands-on approach to learning about the world. Try this collection of prompts for tinkering at home using everyday materials and accessible tools to explore and create.

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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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    Bright Ideas for the Holidays

    Find genius gifts for everyone you love at the Exploratorium Store.


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