• California Science Center
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California Science Center

Type: IMAX Theaters, Museums, Science Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

One way or another, this museum of science and technology has been in operation since 1912, when it began as the State Exposition Building. It was remodeled in 1951 and rechristened the California...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

Due to COVID-19, please check with the attraction for the most recent updates to their opening hours.

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Science Center Entry Free
    Science Center Parking $8 - $25
    IMAX Adult $8.25; Senior (60+) $6; Student (13-17) $6; Child (4-12) $5

  • Things to Do with Kids: "You currently need a timed reservation to enter the museum; it costs $3 to reserve that on the Internet."
  • Museums: "Be sure to make a timed reservation to view the Endeavour space shuttle, especially on weekends or holidays. There is a $2 fee to reserve on the Internet."
  • Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: A fascinating introduction into the sciences for kids â€" and adults will love this hands-on museum as well.
  • Best for Museums Because: A fascinating entry into the sciences for kids – and adults will love this hands-on museum as well.

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