California Science Center

Embark on a journey of discovery as you explore over 150 interactive exhibits at the California Science Center including the newest addition to the collection of space artifacts – the Space Shuttle Endeavour, which completed 25 missions in space and traveled 122,883,151 miles. See an engineering marvel up close and learn about the science behind Endeavour’s operation and historic achievements. Experience Ecosystems, a permanent exhibit featuring a unique blend of live plants and animals and hands-on exhibits in 11 immersive environments. From walking through a living kelp forest aquarium to experimenting on a polar ice wall, investigate some of Earth’s most fascinating ecosystems. Enhance your visit with an IMAX film on our 7-story screen that brings to life worlds as small as an atom and as vast as the universe. Your Science Center journey will take you into space, below the oceans, into the processes of all living things and lastly an exploration of the world we built.

Admission to the permanent galleries is FREE not including IMAX films and specially ticketed exhibitions. The California Science Center is located in beautiful Exposition Park, just south of downtown Los Angeles.  For information visit

Jerusalem 3D in IMAX – Now Playing

February 6, 2015|

Soar high above the ancient city of Jerusalem — a city of many religions and an important crossroads of civilization. After being granted special permission in the region’s strict no-fly zone, filmmakers were able to capture the first-ever [...]

Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition

January 23, 2015|

The California Science Center in cooperation with the Israel Antiquities Authority is proud to present the largest Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition ever mounted outside of Israel, featuring over 600 ancient artifacts on display.