Chabot Space & Science Center

CSSC (Chabot Space and Science Center)
Address: 
10000 Skyline Blvd. (& Joaquin Miller Rd.) Oakland CA 94619
Phone: 
510-336-7300 24 hour Informational voice mail
510-336-7426 Summer Camp Line
510-336-7373 Front desk
Hours: 
Mon, Tu closed; W,Th 10am-5pm; F-Sat 10am-10pm Sun 10am-5pm Extended spring and summer hours; call for details.
Description: 
Teaching and learning center focused on astronomy and the space sciences. Committed to providing a full range of programs for people of all ages to experience the process and excitement of discovery, using the scientific method of observation, inquiry, and experimentation. Established 1883.
Services: 
Planetarium, observatory, special events, and exhibits; free telescope viewing; astronomy programs; summer day camps run throughout July for children entering grades 3rd-7th. MegaDome Theater (large format domed theater). Volunteer program. Free telescope viewing in observatory from 7:30pm-10:30pm
Updated: 
December 31, 2013