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Exploratorium Free Community Night | SF

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Exploratorium | Pier 15, San Francisco, CA

Exploratorium Free Days | Pier 15

The Exploratorium is a twenty-first-century learning laboratory, an eye-opening, always-changing, playful place to explore and tinker featuring hundreds of science, art, and human perception exhibits.

While they don’t have monthly free days, they do host several special events throughout the year offering free admission for all.

Exploratorium Free Days
Hours: 10 am to 5 pm
Pier 15, San Francisco

2017 Annual Free Dates

  • Pi Day (Tuesday, March 14, 2017)
  • Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 14, 2017)

2017 Free Community Day Dates

  • Sunday, January 22, 2017
  • Friday, June 23, 2017 (evening hours only, after 5 pm)
  • Saturday, September 23, 2017
  • Sunday, October 22, 2017

On free days, museum entry is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Free Museum Day, Geek Event, Kids & Families, San Francisco, San FranFREEsco
Address: Pier 15, San Francisco, CA

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