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Be Curious for Innovation

Discover ground-breaking virtual reality technology, meet our startup in residents,
or experiment with design.

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Meet our Startups in Residence

Try Virtual Reality

Make and Create Together


Innovation Lives at PacSci

Connect with local changemakers, see developments as they unfold, and be among the first to try experimental and emerging technologies. Catch what’s now and what’s next before it’s gone! 

Plan your visit today to discover ground-breaking virtual reality technology, see what local start-ups are working on or experiment with design and engineering challenges in the Tinker Tank.


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Curiosity Never Closes: Support PacSci

While we are closed to the public, we are still serving the community. We depend on support from you.

Activities and Experiences

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Try out rotating, cutting-edge virtual and augmented reality technology. You’ll have to see, feel and even smell (yes, smell) to believe. 
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Tinker Tank

Check out engineering and design challenges with endless possibilities in this hands-on makerspace. There are no right answers, and everyday is different.
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Blast-off to the outer reaches of the universe and explore planets in our live, immersive shows.
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Meet a Scientist

Discover current research from leading local organizations and the scientists. Ask them questions, learn about new research and become a scientist yourself.
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Artist in Residence

Observe, learn, and interact with working artists in the Artist Living Studio. See the connections between art and science, and how local artists are pushing boundaries. 
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Startup in Residence

See local startups in action. Learn about the innovative work that they are doing and how they are pushing boundaries.
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Special Events

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Members Get More

Become a member and enjoy:
  • Unlimited admission for a full year.
  • Members-only events like previews of new documentaries, after-hours open houses and planetarium shows.
  • Passes for guests, IMAX® documentaries and laser shows.
  • Members-only discounts at the Café, Store and on programs like camps, birthday parties and 21+ events.
  • And much more!

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