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Lawrence Hall of Science

  • 1 Centennial Dr. Map It
  • Berkeley
  • Educational Institution

Updated 05/02/2014

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At this dazzling hands-on science museum, kids can look at insects under microscopes, solve crimes using chemical forensics, and explore the physics of baseball. Out front they'll climb on Pheena, a life-size blue-whale model, and clamber over a giant strand of DNA. Out back, it's all about how earthquakes and water have shaped the bay, and from all vantage points sweeping views of the bay and beyond can be had. On weekends come special lectures, demonstrations, and planetarium

shows.

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Sight Information

Address:

1 Centennial Dr., Berkeley, California, 94720, United States

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Phone:

510-642–5132

Sight Details:

  • $12, planetarium $4 extra
  • Daily 10–5

Updated 05/02/2014

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