science Archives - 510 Families


Climbing on the dna double helix structure

Reopening: Lawrence Hall of Science for Summer Fundays

We are super excited to report that Lawrence Hall of Science is reopening outdoors this summer starting Memorial Day weekend

kids do science experiment

MEL Science Amazing Chemistry Sets for Kids Sizzle & Change Colors

Get up to three legit amazing science experiments for kids — that sizzle, foam, flame, & change colors — delivered to your door each month.

Hands and salamanders

15 Places in The Bay Area Where Kids Can See Animals

Rounding up 6 favorite places to get up close to animals for free and 8 with paid admission. Small animal encounters: see a goat, lizard, or bunny.

Reopened: Reserve Your Tickets for The Oakland Zoo

The Oakland Zoo is open by reservation with lots of animals and the gondola. No indoor places or playgrounds though, so manage expectations.


patti swim ad
Chabot Space & Science

Chabot Space & Science Center Closed Through November 2021

Chabot Space & Science Center plans to be physically closed through November, 2021 with many other ways to keep connected.

child blows star shaped bubble

Day Trip to Bay Area Discovery Museum

The Bay Area Discovery Museum in Sausalito is a hands-on, outdoor science museum with activities that will entertain & educate children under 5

Cal Academy T-Rex

Open March 17: Cal Academy of Sciences

Cal Academy of Sciences, kids and parents will have fun visiting an aquarium, rainforest, and natural history museum all under one living roof.


ad for Flexa BBQ Bouncer Event

Get the {510} Families weekend planner in your inbox. It's free!

* indicates required

We've got your instructions for family fun right here!
Even as we are social-distancing, we're sending out kid-friendly activities to East Bay parents every Friday.
Stay Updated
You can unsubscribe anytime.
Scroll to Top