The Lawrence Hall of Science
The public science center of the University of California, Berkeley.
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Animal Discovery Zone
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
We’ll bring our science programs to you.
We partner with school districts to support science learning. We offer district-wide elementary, middle, and high school programs, either virtually or in-person.
We collaborate with a range of partners to innovate in science education. Together, we go further.
The Lawrence offers a range of camps and classes. We encourage you to explore our offerings and choose from a great selection of topics as we have prepared a fantastic lineup!
Registration now open!
Register for our 2024 summer camp season! These summer camp programs are organized into two-week sessions in order for learners to explore content more deeply, build a better sense of community among the participants, and fully enjoy all that the science center has to offer.
Do you want to explore a career in science and conduct research at UC Berkeley? Are you interested in environmental science and have a passion for addressing climate change? Do you enjoy working with youth? Our programs offer a captivating opportunity for teens to do science with real experts and a fascinating glimpse into the college experience and a career as a scientist!
Winter camps have ended for December 2023 & January 2024. Check back for next year!
Blast off into space in Galaxy Getaway or investigate animal habits and habitats in Animal Adventures—and so much more. Our camps are a community favorite with experiences for elementary school students.
The Lawrence is dedicated to providing access to youth of all backgrounds and offers financial aid to families who otherwise lack the resources to participate.
The Financial Aid application has closed. Awardees will be notified starting February 2nd and then registration for awardees will be open until February 14th, 2022.
Become a Lawrence Hall of Science member to receive priority registration for Summer Camps!
Sign up to hear about events, camps, classes and more!
The Teen Internship Program is a great opportunity for teens in high school who have a passion for science and enjoy working with youth.
Teen Internship Program
Explore a career in science and conduct research at UC Berkeley in our Teen Research Programs.
Teen Research Programs
Are you interested in environmental science and have a passion for addressing climate change?