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Full Facility & Gallery Bundles

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Full Facility & Gallery Bundles

Book your event today!

Perfect for holiday party planning. Combine galleries for more exhibit experiences.

You can have it all: Rent the entire Exploratorium facility and get spectacular waterfront views of San Francisco and the Bay, a lively landscape of hundreds of exhibits, flexible event spaces, superb catering, and skilled staff.

With our gallery bundle options, you can craft the perfect museum selection for your event. Whether you’re looking for a progressive celebration with distinct spaces for your cocktail reception, dinner, and dessert or planning an entertaining reception for 500 guests (or more!), we are happy to help you find the perfect fit.


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(415) 528-4500


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See where your next event could be.

Our Rentals Map shows the galleries and areas available to rent. Click the map below to enlarge or download as a PDF.

A map of the rental spaces
Gallery BundlesSquare FootageMax. Seated CapacityMax. Standing Capacity
Full Facility100,0001,1003,500
Osher West, Bechtel Central, East, and Fisher Bay Observatory Galleries49,0001,0003,300
Bechtel Central, East, and Fisher Bay Observatory Galleries33,0007301,900
Osher West, Bechtel Central, and East Galleries43,0007502,750
Bechtel Central and East Galleries27,0005501,650
Osher West and Bechtel Central Galleries36,0006501,800
Fisher Bay Observatory and East Galleries13,000380700
Osher West Gallery and Kanbar Forum19,600350850

*Capacities subject to change


Image Gallery
Bay Observatory Gallery
West Gallery
Outdoor Gallery
Central Gallery
East Gallery
Central Gallery
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