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Exploratorium, San Francisco

4.6
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At Exploratorium, observe a fruit fly under a microscope, create smoke signals, improve your memory, or learn about the world through experiments. You can join in 600 participatory exhibits suitable for all ages at this museum of science, art, and human perception. Take an excursion in total darkness, where you'll have to find the way out using only your sense of touch. More than a million visitors per year come to this site, which has been recognized by the National Science Board of the United States. To explore the outdoor section, dress accordingly. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Exploratorium and many more San Francisco attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's San Francisco day trip planner.
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  • We got two adults and 2 children aged 10, 13, everyone was really, really interesting, we spent three hours there, we only went because we were hungry. Many activities, in any case, can be touched and experienced, of course it is necessary to translate to children explanations and instructions if they do not understand English. To reduce costs of the pre-bought C3 City pass ticket also recommends.
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  • as a science nerd, this place is awesome. if you have kids, this place will entertain them. interactive exhibits make learning fun and easy.  more »
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  • So much fun you could spend days here! So many different aspects of science to learn about and unique interactive displays. You can tell they update the attractions often and keep fresh exhibits throughout. Loved the outdoor section as a nice break from being indoors. Spent 3 hours here and didn't see everything.
  • Interesting science exhibits and displays. Everything is well designed constructed (thanks to their in museum workshop) and it's a very hands-on experience. There's something for everyone, and there's so many exhibits that you won't be able to see everything in a day. You'll leave with some interesting random science facts that are applicable to your life. I'd recommend arriving early so as to maximize your trip. Have fun exploring!
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