Please note: The Academy is temporarily closed to the public, effective Sunday, November 29, 2020.
We regret the inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you back when it's safe to do so.
Explore the secrets of the world’s greenest museum on a guided VIP tour. Celebrate science and seasonal blooms with an exclusive stroll to see the abundance of nature surrounding Golden Gate Park and on the Living Roof.
- 45 minute guided tour
- Tours depart daily at 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, and 3:30 pm
- For ages 3 and up
- VIP express entrance to Osher Rainforest and earthquake simulator
- Includes 10% off shopping and dining
- $24.95 per guest ($19.95 members)
Celebrate Academy-style with one of four customizable parties for children ages 1-12—including our new virtual birthday party package!
- Decorated party room or Zoom room
- Sweet treats and party favors
- Gift for birthday child
- Guided activities
- Party host
Sleepovers are on hold until further notice. We look forward to welcoming you back in 2021!
Slumber like a sea cucumber during a family-friendly overnight stay—and find out what 40,000 live animals get into after-hours.
- Overnight stay in one of our iconic exhibits
- Special programs and late-night planetarium shows
- Evening snack and hot breakfast
- Overnight parking and next-day museum admission
- For ages 5 and up; adult chaperones required
- $119 (discounts available for members and groups of 10 or more)