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S.F.'s Exploratorium offers free admission today before it moves to new location

Original post made on Dec 28, 2012

After decades of educating students, tourists and Bay Area residents about the wacky ways of biology, physics, chemistry and more, the Exploratorium will be closing its doors at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco Wednesday, Jan. 2, then reopening April 17 in new facilities. The interactive science museum, located at 3601 Lyon St.,is moving to a new location at San Francisco's Pier 15. On its last day on Lyon Street, admission will be free with hours that day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, December 28, 2012, 7:25 AM

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Posted by Kate Barker
a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Dec 28, 2012 at 9:55 am

Our family have loved the S.F.'s Exploratorium - we feel there is no better experience anywhere in the USA! If your family has never visited the Exploratorium you are missing out!!!!!

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Posted by Sam
a resident of Oak Hill
on Dec 28, 2012 at 10:01 am

The Exploratorium is the best science museum I've ever visited. Their interactive science exhibits are creative, fun, and thought-provoking.

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Posted by Stephen
a resident of Oak Hill
on Dec 31, 2012 at 11:48 am

Just went there yesterday. Although the large exhibits are disassemble, there are still tons of things to do.

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