Looking for things to do in San Francisco? See the all-digital planetarium, a natural history museum, an aquarium, and a four-story rainforest all in one place.

Visit the California Academy of Sciences with your Go San Francisco pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate - simply scan your digital pass
  • Access to a planetarium, natural history museum, rain forest, and more
  • The opportunity to learn more about the planet and ocean
  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in San Francisco, so don't forget to check them out! 

The California Academy of Sciences has it all – an entire universe under a 2.5-acre living roof. This comprehensive science complex is entertaining and educational in equal measure while promoting sustainability and teaching on all matters environmental. It’s a place that will appeal to all the family.

Hours of Operation

9:30AM - 5PM
11AM - 5PM
Last ticket entry to California Academy of Sciences is at 4PM

Know before you go

Proceed to the ticket office window or service desk and present your admission pass to any Ticket agent for entry. Be sure to get your admission pass back from the staff as you will need it to access your other attractions.


Tips for California Academy of Science

  • 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.
  • Show your pass at the Academy Store and save 15% off your purchase
California Academy of Science Tickets | GO San Francisco Pass

Getting there

California Academy of Sciences

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


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