Chabot Space & Science Center - Oakland, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 37° 49.104 W 122° 10.838
10S E 572115 N 4185982
Quick Description: The Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/10/2013 3:47:16 PM
Waymark Code: WMGV12
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 2

Long Description:
"Chabot Space and Science Center, located in Oakland, California, is a hands-on center featuring interactive exhibits, a digital planetarium, a large screen theater, hands-on activities and three powerful telescopes.

The Center is the continuation and expansion of a public observatory that has served San Francisco Bay Area schools and citizens with astronomy and science education programs since 1883. It is named after the father of hydraulic mining and benefactor of the original Oakland Observatory, Anthony Chabot."http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chabot_Space_and_Science_Center
Name: Chabot Space & Science Center

Location/Address:
10000 Skyline Blvd
Oakland, CA USA


Telephone Number: (510) 336-7300

Web Site: [Web Link]

Type/Specialty: space

Agency/Ownership: Private

Theater: Yes

Hours of operation: Monday Closed Tuesday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Wednesday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Thursday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Friday 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Saturday 10:00 am – 10:00 pm Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Admission Fee: $24

Gift Shop: yes

Cafe/Restaurant: yes

Educational programs: Not listed

Other Features: Not listed

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