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Lawrence Hall of Science

1 Centennial Dr, Berkeley, CA 94720-5201
+1 510-642-5132
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Perfect vista point

Here you see the bay area from top, the views from up there are amazing, especially early in the... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
Albert W
Daytona Beach, Florida
Some of the padded benches allowed a good nap.

The $10.00 price for seniors was high. At least one placard was misspelled. The rooms were... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
San Fernando, California
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  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“all ages” (12 reviews)
“bay area” (15 reviews)
“great hands” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1 Centennial Dr, Berkeley, CA 94720-5201
+1 510-642-5132
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Here you see the bay area from top, the views from up there are amazing, especially early in the morning or for sunset.

Thank Albert W
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The $10.00 price for seniors was high. At least one placard was misspelled. The rooms were messy from kids paper airplanes, but no kids still making them, and it was a kids' museum. The kids I watched seemed desultory in their activities. Okay, I give...More

1  Thank cELlery2015
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Interesting exhibits and displays, hands on practical science, telescopes that look into the night skies, views that are simply breathtaking. Wonderful adventure for the entire family.

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 30 April 2016

This place is awesome! There is tons of stuff to do for our 3-year-old toddler. Sunday was actually our first time. We purchased a family membership and will be going back frequently.

Thank Lukemidd
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I wish most cities around the world had a place like this. It is most fun for kids with lot of hands-on science activities. But even grown ups won't get bored looking around. The view from up there is amazing. The food at the cafe...More

Thank Tomcsa
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We lived Berkeley. We bought a membership (very reasonable) so we could take the kids all of the time. Our kids, 2 and 5 years old, love it. There are a bunch of fun, interactive things in the entry hall as well as inside and...More

Thank steve b
Reviewed 15 March 2016

My grandsons love this place. We have been there many times from ages 5 to 15 and they always love it. We got to make ice cream once and it was a learning experience just like all the other things to do there.

Thank tphig013
Reviewed 15 March 2016

It's especially geared to children and natural and physical science but as adults we always enjoy. The bookstore is exceptional and has teaching materials for their many curriculums. I used them when I tsught, and with our daughter.

Thank lindycalifornia
Reviewed 12 February 2016

is your child a budding scientist? here is a fabulous hands on changing exhibit that will fascinate your child and educate you as well...designed by science educators these interactive science experiences will thrill your child, encourage them to learn and will bring the whole family...More

Thank janetperlman
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Really awesome facility, empowers kids to learn about science from a young age. I remember coming up here with my mother as a child and climbing on the life-sized blue whale and enlarged DNA structures.

Thank Suzannah T
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How much are tickets to LHS?
17 December 2015|
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Response from bradbunnin | Reviewed this property |
Looks like you have your answer, and they're accurate! Believe me, the experience is worth the price.