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Experience a winter wonderland in the heart of San Francisco, with indoor snow flurries, a polar-themed exhibit, and an all-new ice rink. The Academy is a holiday destination for science lovers of all ages.
Discover nature's secret language and explore the world of color like never before at the California Academy of Sciences. Vibrant live animals and stunning interactives illustrate the dazzling—and often surprising—role that color plays in the natural world.
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Every Thursday night, the California Academy of Sciences transforms to a lively venue filled with provocative science, music, creatures and cocktails - as visitors ages 21-plus get a chance to explore the entire museum after dark from 6-10 p.m. with NightLife.