The California Academy of Sciences, named one of the ‘New Wonders of the World’ by Conde Nast Traveler, is an absolute must-see destination in San Francisco. Home to an aquarium, planetarium, natural history museum and research and education programs.
From the splashing penguins in African Hall to the wildflowers on the roof, the building is bursting with life. A four-story living rainforest and awe-inspiring coral reef ecosystem will delight visitors of all ages, while immersive space shows will transport audiences beyond the boundaries of our planet. Opportunities abound to meet Academy scientists, share in their discoveries, and join the journey to make our world a greener, more sustainable place to live.
Come face to face with snakes, meet Claude the Albino Alligator and hang out with Pierre, and the rest of the South African Penguin colony.