Press Room

We look forward to hosting you! All media visits must be arranged by appointment at this time. Please reach out to, with two days' notice, to set up a time to visit and enable us to monitor our limited capacity.

The California Science Center Communications Department is available to assist media with arrangements for interviews, exhibition visits, image and B-roll requests. Please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to working with you.

Featured Press Releases

Guests walk around and under admiring space shuttle Endeavour on display at the California Science Center.
California Science Center Reopens March 27, 2021 Timed-Entry Reservations Required

The California Science Center reopened and welcomed guests to return and have fun, memorable science learning experiences on March 27, 2021.

Guests in The Art of the Brick exhibit view Yellow Man, a life-size sculpture of a man ripping his chest open with thousands of yellow LEGO bricks cascading out
Now Open!
The Art of the Brick

The Art of the Brick, a captivating exhibition featuring more than 100 works of art created from over one million LEGO bricks by contemporary artist Nathan Sawaya, opened February 28, 2020 at the California Science Center, and reopened on March 27, 2021. It comprises the world’s largest display of LEGO art. 

View of the DNA bench and IMAX Theater in the Lorsch Family Pavilion
Now Open!
The California Science Center Announces the Reopening of its IMAX Theater

The California Science Center IMAX theater reopened to the public on March 27, 2021, with two exciting and classic films, Hubble and Under the Sea

Event set up under the Space Shuttle Endeavour
California Science Center Launches Wedding Venue Services at the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Pavilion
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Shell Amega

Senior Vice President, Chief Communications Officer, California Science Center Foundation
Contact for: Exhibitions, Samuel Oschin Air & Space Center Project Launching/Space Shuttle Endeavour, interview liaison for President and CEO Jeffrey Rudolph, Science Center Executive Leadership, & Development
(213) 744-7496 |

Paula Wagner

Associate Director, Communications, California Science Center Foundation
Contact for: Education Programs, Technology Exhibitions, Air & Space Exhibitions
(213) 744-2144 |

Kristina Kurasz

Associate Director, Communications, California Science Center Foundation
Contact for: Ecosystems, IMAX Theater, and General Information
(213) 744-7446 |