Give & Join

During these challenging and uncertain times, your support is more vital than ever and helps the California Science Center to continue serving our communities as a trusted educational resource.

Join us in our mission to stimulate curiosity and inspire science learning in everyone by creating fun, memorable experiences, because we value science as an indispensable tool for understanding our world, accessibility and inclusiveness, and enriching people’s lives. 

Make A Gift

As we begin our recovery from our yearlong closure, the California Science Center continues to serve our communities with free online science learning resources. Make a contribution to help us maintain essential operations like animal care and develop engaging exhibits and education programs.

A mother and daughter with face coverings exiting Ecosystems entrance
Image attribution
Leroy Hamilton

Become a Member

Experience the California Science Center as a Member and support a dynamic educational resource for you, your family and the community.

A smiling boy holds a foam plane for a Hands-On Science Camp class

Partners in Learning

Support our annual giving program to provide critical operating funds that allow the California Science Center to make science learning opportunities available to everyone for free.

A diver works in the Kelp Forest Zone of Ecosystems, surrounded by fish, as guests watch.
Image attribution
Robert Canfield Photography

Endeavour LA Campaign

Help us fulfill our vision for the new Samuel Oschin Air and Space Center, the future home of Space Shuttle Endeavour.

Space Shuttle Endeavour on the launch pad, with the American flag and an Endeavour flag in the foreground
Image attribution
NASA/Kim Shiflett

Planned Giving

A gift to the California Science Center Foundation through your will or estate supports our educational mission well into the future.

Young boy painting solar system model
Image attribution
Nathan Alexander

Discovery Ball

Celebrate science learning at our award-winning annual benefit.

Silver and red tabletop set up with planetary centerpiece and purple and red lighting in front of the SpaceHab
Image attribution
Nadine Froger Photography