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Rocky Mountain Express [IMAX]All aboard! Rocky Mountain Express will propel you on a steam train journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies, highlighting the adventure of building the nation’s first transcontinental railway. Retracing the original route aboard...
Cosmic Collisions [Digital]The new digital show Cosmic Collisions launches you on a thrilling trip through space and time to explore the astronomical impacts that drive the dynamic and continuing evolution of the universe. From subatomic particles to the largest galaxies, cosmic...
Flight of the Butterflies [IMAX]Join the Most Incredible Migration on EarthThe iconic monarch butterfly is a true marvel of nature. It weighs less than a penny, yet it makes one of the longest migrations on Earth across a continent, with pinpoint navigational accuracy, to a secluded place it has never been. In Flight of the...
To The Arctic [IMAX]An Extraordinary Journey to the Top of the WorldThe documentary adventure “To The Arctic” tells the ultimate tale of survival. Narrated by Oscar® winner Meryl Streep, the film takes audiences on a never-before-experienced journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her twin seven-month-old cubs...
The Instrument That ROCKED the WorldStarting December 20th, the Fleet Science Center will ROCK you! The guitar is the single most enduring icon in American history. This rockin’ exhibition explores all facets of the world’s favorite musical instrument, from its history as an instrument...
Science and art intersect in a new exhibit, where glass tubing, gas bottles, bubbling liquids and zapping electricity form a working science experiment and a work of art. The famous experiments carried out by Stanley Miller and Harold Urey at the...
Comets, Meteors, AsteroidsThe new exhibition, Great Balls of Fire: Comets, Meteors, Asteroids, will make its West Coast debut here at the Fleet January 19, 2013, through June 11, 2013. The threat of a catastrophic impact from an asteroid or comet is a staple of popular culture....
Get Your Hands On ScienceOur Main Gallery exhibition combines some of our all-time favorites with exciting interactive exhibits from San Francisco’s Exploratorium. This collection features opportunities to explore mechanics, motion, math, hearing, electricity and many other...
The First Monday of Each MonthThe first Monday of every month, seniors 65 and better can enjoy the Science Center exhibits, an IMAX film, and educational programming on the quietest day of the month for only $7! No coupons or additional discounts are accepted. Afternoon Scholars: A...
That's Hot: The Fleet's Summer SizzlerOur next Science on the Rocks party is coming up! That's Hot: The Fleet's Summer Sizzler will be held Thursday, June 13. The Reuben H. Fleet Science Center celebrates the season of tank tops and flip flops in style at the next fun-filled Science...
Fleet volunteers and interns come from all different backgrounds, each with their own unique skills and expertise. What they have in common is their curiosity, love of learning, enthusiasm, and dedication to creating an excellent guest experience. In...
Flight of the ButterfliesThe Flight of the Butterflies photo contest encourages San Diego residents to submit their best photos of butterflies in Balboa Park and the greater San Diego region. Prizes include a three-piece butterfly luggage set (value: $860) and tickets to see...
Public Nierman Challenger MissionHead to Mars With Your Family or Friends! Voyage to Mars in the year 2076 to replace a crew working at Chryse Station, a permanent research base on the Martian surface. In addition to continuing research of the exciting planet, you’ll calculate...
Impossible RailwaysNew! Dome Discussion Impossible Railways IMAX Film & Lecture Featuring Dr. Reena Deutsch This is a special event. No member vouchers, discounts, or coupons may be used. Enjoy a special screening of Rocky Mountain Express on Thursday, April 18,...
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Every day, there are exciting new things to do at the Fleet. We've got events and activities for children, adults and the whole family, including lectures, workshops, shows, festivals, camps, special screenings and more. See what's happening today, this weekend and beyond.
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am to March 2, 2014 - 12:00am
March 9, 2013 - 10:00am to February 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
May 25, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
June 1, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
June 8, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
June 3, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
July 1, 2013 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
June 4, 2013 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
July 2, 2013 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
August 6, 2013 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
June 5, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
June 5, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
July 3, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
August 7, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
June 8, 2013 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
April 12, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
May 10, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
June 9, 2013 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
June 15, 2013 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
June 13, 2013 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
June 16, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
July 21, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
August 18, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
June 19, 2013 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
June 24, 2013 - 12:00am to August 23, 2013 - 12:00am