Awards and Other Recognition for the Exploratorium
The Exploratorium has received numerous awards and nominations from educational organizations, science institutions, and Internet pioneers. We are proud that we have been recognized for our work in creating a culture of learning through innovative environments, programs, and tools to help people nurture their curiosity about the world around them.
- Award: 2018 Webby Awards22nd Annual Webby Awards, 2018
Our 2017 Total Solar Eclipse livestream video coverage and mobile app were awarded both the Webby Award and People's Voice Award for Best Film & Video - Events and Live Streams and Best Mobile Sites & Apps - Events categories.
- TripAdvisor Certificate of ExcellenceTripAdvisor, 2014
The Exploratorium was awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
- Education and Outreach: 2013 Honorable Mention MUSE Award
Exploratorium's Return to Mars website and webcast series won an Honorable Mention MUSE Award in the "Education and Outreach" category
- Mobile Applications: 2013 Silver MUSE Award
Exploratorium's Sound Uncovered iPad app won the MUSE Silver Award in the "Mobile Applications" category.
- Video & Film: 2013 Gold MUSE Award
Exploratorium's Science in the City web video series won the MUSE Gold Award in the "Video & Film" category.
- Online Presence: 2009 Silver MUSE Award
Exploratorium's Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists website won the Muse Silver Award in the "Online Presence" category.