Learn with us online while the Exploratorium is temporarily closed. You can help us reopen—donate today.
Party at the Piers: Emergence
Join us on May 7 for our annual gala fundraiser, raising crucial support to sustain the Exploratorium during our closure.
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.
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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.
Read the full statement from Exploratorium Executive Director Chris Flink. #BlackLivesMatter
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 • 4:00 p.m.
Are the primary colors really red, yellow, and blue?
Thursday, April 22, 2021 • 7:00 p.m. PT
Celebrate the work of those advocating for environmental justice.
Saturday, April 24, 2021 • 10:00–11:00 a.m. PT
Take a close look at the tiny animals that populate our Living Systems exhibits.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 • 1:00 p.m. PT
Hear Rosie Revere, Engineer and build things that fly.
Thursday, April 29, 2021 • 7:00 p.m. PT
Learn about “forever” chemicals and what we can do about them.
Saturday, May 1–Monday, May 31, 2021
Enjoy special perks for members all month long.
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Tinkering is an active, hands-on approach to learning about the world. Try this collection of prompts using everyday materials.
Join us for Storytime Science—a storybook read aloud followed by a simple related activity geared toward very young children.
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