Skip the Line: California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

California Academy of Sciences

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What You'll Get


Steinhart Aquarium: Highlights include the Philippine Coral Reef, the California Coast tank, and Twilight Zone: Deep Reefs Revealed.

Osher Rainforest: A glass dome houses the four-story living rainforest, where birds and butterflies fly freely among lush tropical trees, plants, and other animals from around the world.

Living Roof: Visit our rolling green roof for views of Golden Gate Park and beyond.California wildflowers bloom in spring while dozens of native plants provide habitat for birds, bees, and butterflies year-round.

African Penguins: Visit our colony of charismatic South African birds. Join a biologist for penguin feedings at 10:30 am and 3 pm daily.

The Swamp: Meet its most famous resident, Claude, an albino American alligator, who shares his home with a trio of prehistoric-looking alligator snapping turtles.

Morrison Planetarium: Reserve a ticket (free with admission) at the Planetarium kiosk to see our newest show, Expedition Reef.

Newest Exhibit: Giants of Land and Sea. Explore Northern California's natural wonders through a variety of experiences: feel your way through an immersive fog room, keep your balance in an earthquake simulator, virtually ascend to the top of a towering redwood, and see a variety of specimens and fossils.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Planetarium seat tickets (free with admission) can be reserved at the planetarium kiosk upon arrival.
  • The interactive map includes a sensory guide for guests with noise, visual, touch, and/or smell sensitivities. Plan your route at www.calacademy.org/map
  • Wheelchair accessible
Inclusions
  • One general admission tickets means access to  California Academy of Sciences, all of the exhibits, interactive experiences, and daily programming.


Exclusions
  • Formal tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (not required)


Departure Point
California Academy of Sciences

Departure Time
Academy Hours of Operation:

Monday to Saturday 9:30am-5pm 
Sunday 11am-5pm

Last entry one hour before closing. Holiday hours subject to change.

Duration
4 hours

Voucher Info
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The Fine Print


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  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates.
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