Now open! Giants of Land and Sea
Science becomes sensory as you explore Northern California's super-sized natural wonders through a variety of interactive experiences, from a mysterious Fog Room to a reimagined Shake House.
One of the most advanced and biodiverse aquariums in the world, the aquarium is home to the world's deepest living indoor coral reef, a colony of African penguins, and more than 38,000 live animals representing over 900 species—including some you won’t find in any other aquarium.
Our planetarium is home to one of the largest all-digital domes in the world. The Academy’s VizStudio produces award-winning original shows that tell stories about faraway galaxies—and our home planet—using scientific data to depict the most current discoveries.
Kimball Natural History Museum
Explore majestic dioramas of African landscapes and animals and immerse yourself in exhibits that examine the evolution—and future—of life on Earth.
Trek through a lush, four-story rainforest, housed in a spectacular glass dome while free-flying tropical birds and butterflies soar above and enormous Amazonian fish swim below.