Your Go California pass includes

  • Access to a planetarium, natural history museum, rain forest, and more
  • The opportunity to learn more about the planet and ocean

Hours of Operation

Monday-Saturday -
 9:30 am-5:00 pm

Sunday -
11:00 am-5:00 pm 
(Last ticket entry to CA Academy of Sciences is at 4:00 pm)

Know before you go

Note - Academy is free to the general public on select Sundays throughout the year and admission is provided on a first-come, first-served basis on these dates. We advise visiting on an alternate date to avoid massive crowds.

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California Academy of Sciences

Getting there

California Academy of Sciences

US, CA, San Francisco, 94118, 55 Music Concourse Drive Golden Gate Park,


55 Music Concourse Drive Golden Gate Park,
San Francisco, CA 94118
United States

Closest Bus Stop

Muni to Golden Gate Park: The #44-O'Shaughnessy bus stops across from the Academy. The #5-Fulton and the #21-Hayes stop at 8th and Fulton Streets, just outside the park. The N-Judah Muni Metro streetcar stops at 9th Avenue and Irving Street; the Academy is a 5 minute walk.