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

Save $3 per ticket when you buy online, now through May 5!

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.

On April 25, come to our wildest event of the year—and help sustain some of the wildest places on Earth. Ages 21+.

Special Offer 2/1-5/5/19 details

*Join or renew by May 5, 2019, and receive up to three complimentary general admission tickets to the California Academy of Sciences. Offer available for Individual, Individual Plus, Teacher, Community Value, 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 or renewing membership and have no cash value. Offer is not retroactive and may not be combined with other offers.