The Lawrence Hall of Science

1 Centennial Drive · Berkeley, CA

How to find us

Go to room 150. Free. Members only.

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Celebrate the Grand Opening of our newest featured exhibit, Going Places (, by becoming an automotive engineer for the afternoon!

Using a balloon as your power source, design and build a working vehicle that can race down the speedway. Explore motion and energy in this program designed for families with children in grades K–8.

Visit the Going Places exhibit on your own from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and join us for light refreshments and balloon-powered cars in Room 150 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

The Going Places exhibition is created by Scitech Discovery Centre, Perth, Australia and produced by Imagine Exhibitions Inc.