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Skip the Line: California Academy of Sciences General Admission Ticket

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    What to Expect
    Start by making your way to the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, and then breeze right past the long ticket lines and enjoy a wait-free entrance. Make the most of your vacation time and get started exploring the shows and exhibits right away.

    Discover the African Penguin colony; get right up close to the glass and say hello as they swoop and dive through the water. Catch a penguin feeding by the museum's marine biologists, during which they will answer any of your questions about the penguins’ biology or behavior. Visit Claude, the albino alligator and some of his swamp friends while listening to a Swamp Talk by the museum's staff.

    Enter the Morrison Planetarium, an all-digital planetarium, for a show that lets you explore the farthest reaches of the universe. Then descend into the Steinhart Aquarium and see live 40,000 animals from the world over, including octopus, seahorses, and jellyfish. Watch divers as they clean the tank and tend to the fish in the world's deepest living coral reef exhibit.

    Peel off your jacket and enter the 4-story rain forest. Watch for free-flying birds and butterflies and listen as the scarlet macaws argue over their toys. Check out the spiders, amphibians, and reptiles in the many glassed-in exhibits that dot the rain forest trail.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Dr Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118-4503
    Departure Time
    5/24/2019 - 5/26/2019Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    5/27/2019 - 6/30/2019Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    7/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    9/1/2019 - 10/31/2019Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    11/1/2019 - 12/31/2019Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    1/1/2020 - 3/31/2020Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    4/1/2020 - 4/30/2020Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    5/1/2020 - 5/31/2020Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
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    Friday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    5/1/2020 - 5/31/2020Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    6/1/2020 - 6/30/2020Monday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Friday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sunday:11:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Duration
    4h
    Inclusions
    • Entry/Admission - California Academy of Sciences
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    Exclusions
    • Formal tour
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities (not required)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Planetarium seat tickets (free with admission) can be reserved at the planetarium kiosk upon arrival.
    • The interactive map includes a sensory guide for guests with noise, visual, touch, and/or smell sensitivities. Plan your route at www.calacademy.org/map
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 9 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    1 - 5 of 7 reviews
    Reviewed 7 August 2019 via mobile

    Great day, easy in and out and kids had a lot of fun. Easy access and parking was a little pricey but still a very good time.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank celestej354
    Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

    Family with seniors. Skip the line price is lower than purchase same day tickets. There was a short line but allow us to enter by scanning the bar codes and without the need to exchange the entry tickets. Truest skip the line! Thanks.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Mwuusa2019
    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    These tickets are NOT a "skip the line" pass! Apparently you will still need to line up at the ticket booth to retrieve your tickets. But you will not find this out until AFTER you purchased your tickets. I am trying to get a refund...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    3  Thank christadani
    Reviewed 25 June 2019

    This Voucher was totally misrepresented. 1st The California Academy of Sciences did not recognize this as a "Skip The Line" pass. They insisted that we wait in all the various line through out the building. 2nd when the email was sent, There was no way...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    3  Thank Mark J
    Reviewed 18 March 2019

    Great place to educate one’s brain! Definitely worth checking into! Need to find a place to get out of the rain… perfect location! Check the hours of operation- try to avoid the peak hours!

    Date of experience: February 2019
    1  Thank daveyboy4
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