Explore an aquarium, planetarium, rainforest, and natural history museum—all with a single ticket.

A new adventure unfolds at the Academy every Thursday from 6-10 pm. Ages 21+.

Visiting with 10 or more? Buying tickets in advance will save you time—and money.


Bring a friend on unlimited Academy adventures—for the price of about 2 visits.

The best deal for science-lovers with flexible schedules. Includes 220+ free days per year.

Make the Academy your family's go-to getaway and stoke your kids' curiosity year-round. 

Tours & Special Events

Explore the secrets of the world's greenest museum on a one-hour tour. Ages 8+.

An unforgettable night at the museum. Ages 5-17; must be accompanied by an adult.

New Member Offer Fine Print (Oct 2018)

*Join by October 31, 2018, using promo code FREE and receive up to three complimentary general admission tickets to the California Academy of Sciences. Offer for new members only. Offer available for Individual, Individual Plus, Community Value, Teacher, and Senior levels (1 ticket), Family and Family Plus levels (2 tickets), and Associate level (3 tickets). Not valid on Explorer or higher levels. Complimentary tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase of new membership and have no cash value. Offer is not retroactive and may not be combined with other offers.