California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, California

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California Academy of Sciences

55 Music Concourse Dr

San Francisco, CA 94118

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(415) 379-8000

http://www.calacademy.org/

  • 2 mentions in Best things to see for one day in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...Steps Western SF: Ocean Beach + Sutro Baths + Coastal TrailBaker BeachGolden Gate Park (there's a ton to do inside, including California Academy of Sciences, Japanese Tea Garden, De Young Museum)Tile steps + Grand View Park Other: Twin Peaks for spectacular views of..." See More

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...can head back to the city and get a famous Irish coffee at The Buena Vista Cafe. Later, stop by the California Academy of Sciences before lunch, and then see if you could grab some sandwiches to take to Alamo Square. Depending on where..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Top things to see in San Francisco & San Jose?

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...(Savor the meals), Top view of the Embarcadero. 3. Golden Gate Park- Here you have the Museums (De Young Museum and California Academy of Sciences- with an awesome Planetarium), a Japanese Tea Garden, Botanical Gardens, etc. The park is also close to Haight-Ashbury..." See More

    • Tal A.

      Tal A. said, "...Golden Gate Bridge California Academy of Sciences Alcatraz..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are some unusual things to do in San Francisco?

    • Elliott L.

      Elliott L. said, "...Stadium, and more. Make a point of visiting San Francisco Botanical Garden, Conservatory of Flowers, The De Young Museum, and the California Academy of Sciences. Make a point at the CAS of attending the Planetarium... Check out Walks. Starting at Columbus and Broadway,..." See More

    • Phil P.

      Phil P. said, "...The California Academy of Sciences is one of my favorites. A natural history museum complete with an aquarium, planetarium, and rainforest exhibit...." See More

  • 1 mention in LA-San Diego-Las Vegas-San Francisco: road trip with kids, what to see?

    • Patrick R.

      Patrick R. said, "...With kids that age, don't miss the California Academy of Sciences and the Exploratorium while you're in San Francisco. Great fun. Also, plan on more than a day for Yosemite National Park, if possible. There's a lot to see (if you want more than..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do for a day and a half in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...These are also clustered together, though a bit outside of "tourist central". If you venture to the park, note that the California Academy of Sciences, the De Young Museum and Japanese Tea Garden are all inside. :) Though often mentioned, Union Square isn't..." See More

  • 1 mention in 3 Months in SF

    • Elliott L.

      Elliott L. said, "...renting a bike and then using public transportation. The Main things (in no particular order): Alcatraz Fisherman's Wharf Conservatory of Flowers California Academy of Sciences De Young Museum San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco Chinatown North Beach Lands End Exploratorium Ferry Building..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best activities for tweens in San Francisco?

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...a tour of Angel Island State Park. There is a lot to do and see at the Presidio. Check out the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, especially the aquarium, planetarium, natural history museum, and rainforest of the world exhibit. There are..." See More

  • 1 mention in local tour guide

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...Palace of Fine Arts , and Golden Gate BridgeGolden Gate Park (tons of cool things inside, like De Young Museum and California Academy of Sciences Ocean Beach , Sutro Baths and the Lands End North Beach , which is home to lots of great..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must do's and don'ts for a San Francisco first timer in March?

    • Christine and Jules  - D.

      Christine and Jules - D. said, "...is one of the best restaurants in the city. I definitely second Bi-Rite Market creamery, delicious ice cream! Night life at California Academy of Sciences is really fun on Thursday nights to nerd out. If you're open-minded (you should be, if you're visiting San..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to go in SF this weekend?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...day, and attracts lots of locals.Golden Gate Park is beautiful and you can spend a whole day here! Don't miss the California Academy of Sciences, Japanese Tea Garden, De Young Museum and Dutch Windmill.The Castro Theatre is a unique SF experience, as they..." See More

  • 1 mention in Hotels Under $150 a night in the center of San Francisco?

    • Joe M.

      Joe M. said, "...community feel where everyone is welcomed. On top of this, it's right by the entrance of Golden Gate Park where the California Academy of Sciences and De Young Museum. are located. There's the N line which goes all the way to downtown in about..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to see between San Francisco and Petaluma

    • Michele G.

      Michele G. said, "...loading the location correctly. The Exploratorium is walking distance from the Ferry Building. They might also enjoy the Steinhart Aquarium & California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park. Try eating at nearby Nopalito. There is great hiking around Sausalito around Fort Baker. You..." See More

  • 1 mention in This is on my bucket list. Fill my brain with info on what to do!

    • Valerie A.

      Valerie A. said, "...I always find something to buy. 5. Relax in Dolores Park, it's a popular spot! 6. I love going to the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate park, especially on a gloomy day. 7. Here are some of my favorite places to eat..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for 2-3 cheap, and fun activities in the SF area

    • Andy H.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Andy H. said, "...with good music that'll get you dancing. If game night isn't your thing, then you can check out Nightlife at the California Academy of Sciences. Every Thursday evening they open up the museum at night to adults so you can check out the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must do things in SF for a 5 day trip?

    • Benjamin B.

      Benjamin B. said, "...Cockscomb Restaurant, Stones Throw, Flour + Water, Pizzeria Delfina 5. Ride a ferry to Tiburon and hike Angel Island 6. Visit California Academy of Sciences 7. Wander down the Valencia St Corridor and see the cute shops...." See More

  • 1 mention in Must go in SF- non touristy and touristy?

    • AJ J.

      AJ J. said, "...proper as Jo mentioned and enjoy the small seaside town life. Inside the park itself, there are myriad places worth visiting: California Academy of Sciences, De Young Museum, San Francisco Botanical Garden and even the Bison Paddock For a different vibe, visit Bernal..." See More

  • 1 mention in What I can't miss in San Francisco in 4 days?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...Francisco Ferry Bldg See bridge to bridge views at the top of Twin Peaks Check out the De Young Museum or California Academy of Sciences inside Golden Gate Park . The Conservatory of Flowers is beautiful too!Explore Hayes Valley, North Beach, Mission District Scope..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best and most interesting things to do for a week in SF?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...- especially at sunset.Golden Gate Park : not overrated! Bike, run, walk inside or visit some of the main attractions like California Academy of Sciences, De Young Museum , Japanese Tea Garden or Conservatory of Flowers. Mission District : foodies rejoice here! You've..." See More

  • 1 mention in San Fransisco: Where to Stay, What to See

    • Jenifer D.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jenifer D. said, "...bird's eye view of San Francisco. - If I had to choose one museum to check out, I'd highly recommend the California Academy of Sciences (California Academy of Sciences) in Golden Gate Park. - Get tea and walk through the garden at the Japanese..." See More

  • 1 mention in Free things to do in San Francisco?

    • Andy H.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Andy H. said, "...short list of things I like: Golden Gate Park - The De Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Conservatory of Flowers, and California Academy of Sciences all have free days each month. Usually within the first week of the month. In addition to the museums,..." See More

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