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Members can enjoy the following benefits and events.
Make and launch rockets that will fly 30 feet into the air! Exploratorium educator Ken Finn will lead an exploration of the physics behind rocket flight as we investigate atmosphere, gravity, and pressure.
Take advantage of exclusive offers from local businesses, area attractions, and other exciting organizations during the month of May.
May is Members Month at the Exploratorium! In addition to enjoying special member discounts all month long at partner restaurants and attractions around San Francisco, join us for this special members-only evening event.
How do you stop and steer a bicycle? What forces keep it from falling over? Join Exploratorium educator Ken Finn for cycle science and skillbuilding.
Search for elusive “black sand” (a.k.a. the magnetic mineral magnetite) at Ocean Beach. You’ll take home black sand and magnets, so you can make your own miniature Black Sand exhibit.
Here in San Francisco, the ground under our feet is constantly on the move. Visit spots around town where exposed rocks and city views reveal the tale of an active earth.
Take a closer look at our city’s garden. Join Exploratorium educator Ken Finn as we explore flower anatomy, identify male and female structures, and learn the story of plant reproduction.
Pier 15, San Francisco, CA 94111
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