California Science Center

We look forward to welcoming you back to the California Science Center! We are all about stimulating curiosity and inspiring science learning in everyone. To help ensure a safe and positive experience, we have developed COVID safety requirements based on science that follow the guidance of state and local health authorities and an advisory team of public health and infectious disease experts. Thank you for joining our mission to help keep our guests, staff, and community safe and healthy.

Jeffrey N. Rudolph
President and CEO
California Science Center

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All in This Together
IMAX: Hubble
Virtual Summer Camp
IMAX: Under the Sea
Spaceshuttle

OUR MISSION

Two girls in a spaceshuttle

The California Science Center aspires to stimulate curiosity and inspire science learning in everyone by creating fun, memorable experiences, because we value science as an indispensable tool for understanding our world, accessibility and inclusiveness, and enriching people’s lives.

Launch your curiosity!

Space Shuttle Endeavour

Endeavour in orbit with its payload bay doors open and Earth in the background
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NASA
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Exhibits

Family admiring fish in the Kelp Tank tunnel
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Tracie Spence Photography
Learning made fun

Programs & Education

A family reaches out to touch a large sea star held by an aquarist
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Tracie Spence Photography
Come see our

imax experience

Visitors wearing 3D glasses in their seats watching an IMAX movie
Book your event with us

Private events

Discovery Ball cocktail party in the Wallis Annenberg Building adorned with elevated red balloon sculpture and BodyWorlds inspired dancers
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Nadine Froger Photography
Support our future vision

endeavour LA campaign

Space Shuttle Endeavour on the launch pad, with the American flag and an Endeavour flag in the foreground
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NASA/Kim Shiflett
Learning and fun are in store

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A plush monkey dressed as an astronaut, a NASA bomber jacket and a butterfly garden kit

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