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Onsite Programs

Explore the fun you can have on your visit!

The California Science Center offers a wide selection of educational opportunities for visitors of all ages and groups of all sizes! Enjoy a Science Spectaular! show with your family, bring your field trip group to the Big Lab to make BIG discoveries, or enroll your child in a specialized program designed for specifically for Scouts or homeschool students.

  • Science Spectacular Hovercraft

    Live Shows and Demonstrations

    Be sure to check out our daily offering of free shows and demonstrations!

  • field trip activities

    Big Lab Field Trips

    Enhance Pre K-8th grade classroom science with activities focused on physics, biology, chemistry, earth science, and more. Students will conduct BIG experiments and make BIG discoveries! All programs support Next Generation Science Standards.

  • Program Participants

    Homeschool Days

    Explore a variety of science topics on days designed specifically for homeschool students! Each day focuses on a different science theme with age appropriate activities for students from 5-16 years old.

  • Scouts

    Scout Days

    Meet scouts from around Southern California and work together on hands-on science activities! Programs fulfill requirements for select badges, patches, and electives.

  • Dissection Program

    Science Saturdays

    Join us on select Saturdays to explore the world through hands-on science! Each program will highlight a different science topic, with facilitated experiments, investigations and activities designed for children from 5-12 years old.