Immerse yourself in the extraordinary exhibits at the California Academy of Sciences – Condé Nast dubbed the facility one of the “New Wonders of the World” – with behind-the-scenes access to special areas and collections and a chance to interact with world-class scientists and researchers.
Delve into the inner workings at the California Academy of Sciences – this renowned scientific research and education facility features a planetarium, a 4-storey rainforest, an aquarium and live animal exhibits. The wonders of science and nature are at your fingertips as you learn about the system that pumps water through Golden Gate Park from Ocean Beach to fill the tanks at the aquarium.
Step onto a private viewing deck to check out the 2.5-acre (1 ha) sustainable living roof, and access a research lab to chat with scientists studying earthquakes, anthropology, animal behaviour and more. Enter a secured vault to check out geology specimens and learn about the revolutionary green design and architecture that make this museum unique.
After your tour, enjoy express entry to the Rainforests of the World Biosphere and confirmed seating in the world’s largest all-digital planetarium for the show of your choice. Explore the Academy’s fascinating exhibits and intriguing displays at your leisure – your pass provides admission for the rest of the day. To top off your experience, receive a commemorative DVD gift, Under the Living Roof.