Timed reservations are required on weekends, holidays, and high attendance periods.
Your timed reservation reflects the time at which you may enter the Endeavour line. It does not reflect the exhibit entry time. Crowd flow is hard to predict, wait times may vary.
Make your timed reservation online
Endeavour included with any ticket purchase
Timed reservation for Endeavour NOT NEEDED with a purchase of an IMAX or Dead Sea Scrolls ticket. For the BEST VALUE purchase a Dead Sea Scrolls and IMAX Movie Combo. Take your IMAX or Dead Sea Scrolls ticket stub to the Endeavour queue line (2nd floor).
Begin your experience in Endeavour: The California Story, a companion exhibit featuring images and artifacts that relate the shuttle program to California. Then visit the Samuel Oschin Pavilion to see Endeavour.
$2 service charge per ticket. Must use Print at Home* feature to have tickets emailed to yourself. Take your Print at Home ticket directly to the IMAX theater at the time listed on your ticket.
*Print reservations immediately. They are not available for printing after 48 hours.
Other ways to reserve an entry time:
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Call: (213) 744-2019 No same day phone sales.
$3 service charge per reservation on all phone orders. Pick up tickets at Box Office. Additional charges for delivery/shipping methods.
The box office is open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily. Reservations are available on a first-come first-served basis. No guarantee that same-day reservations will be available on the day of your visit. Advance reservation purchase is strongly encouraged.
Groups of 15 or more
Must make group reservations in advance by calling (213) 744-2019.
Tips for your visit:
Make your timed reservation
Endeavour reservations are timed and dated with specific entry times. You may stay in the exhibition as long as you like. Advanced reservations are highly recommended during peak periods.
Your timed reservation reflects the time at which you may enter the queue line. It does not reflect the exhibit entry time.
No refunds or exchanges for online reservation orders. Each reservation purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee. Reservations are valid only for the date and time specified on the reservation. Please double check the date and time of your reservation. If you require assistance, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (213) 744-2019. California Science Center is not responsible for lost or stolen reservations.
Know where to go
You will find the Endeavour exhibit entrance inside our Ecosystems gallery. Your experience will begin with a visit to Endeavour: The California Story, a companion exhibit introducing Endeavour and its relationship to California. Immediately following this preview exhibit, you will be directed to the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Display Pavilion. Learn more about the exhibit experience.
Get Here Early—IMAX and Parking Information
Arrive at least 30 minutes before the time listed on your exhibit reservation or IMAX ticket to allow time to park. Parking is $10 for cars and "yellow" school buses, and $25 for Charter buses and oversize vehicles (cash only).
If you make reservations over the phone, you will need to pick them up at the California Science Center’s Box Office will call window, which could require additional wait time.
Guests are welcome to take and send photographs of the Endeavour exhibit for personal use. However, photography or filming of the exhibit for commercial gain is not permitted.
No food, drink or large bags are permitted in the gallery.
No re-entry after leaving the exhibition.