As a member, there's always something new to explore. Join us and rediscover the wonders of the natural world—all under one living roof.
Watch as a diver plunges into the deepest living coral reef exhibit in the world. Explore the layers of a rainforest canopy and the creatures that call it home. Investigate the great mysteries of the cosmos—or the complexities and fragility of our coral reefs—in our suite of planetarium shows.
Make Your Mark on the Ice!
This winter, members get first dibs on the ice rink every Tuesday (9 – 10 am) and Sunday (10 – 11 am) during Member Hour. Tickets are $10 per person, skate rental included!
Levels & Benefits
Find the membership level that's right for you. Benefits include daily, unlimited admission, a members-only entrance, and exclusive hours on Sundays (10-11 am) and Tuesdays (8:30-9:30 am).
Now it’s even easier to be an Academy member. With an annual membership subscription, you can enjoy automatic, low monthly payments to help you maximize your benefits year after year.
Spread the Science Love!
Give the gift of year-round wonder to friends and family this holiday season with an Academy membership.
Purchase a new membership by November 18 and get FREE general admission ticket(s)!* The perfect treat for out-of-town guests, friends, and neighbors. Use promo code FREETICKET.
*Join by November 18, 2018, using promo code FREETICKET 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.