The Exploratorium is a museum of science, technology, and arts in . Characterized as "a mad scientist's penny arcade, a scientific funhouse, and an experimental laboratory all rolled into one", the participatory nature of its exhibits and its…
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

's most popular destination among travelers, is the tourist center of the city. Photo: Miskatonic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, formerly Bank of America Center, is a 52-story 779 ft skyscraper in , . is situated 3500 feet southwest of Exploratorium. Photo: Chris Yunker, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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City Lights is an independent bookstore-publisher combination in , , that specializes in world literature, the arts, and progressive politics. is situated 2600 feet southwest of Exploratorium. Photo: Angler45, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Scenic viewpoint
is a 210-foot tower in the neighborhood of , , offering panoramic views over the city and the bay. is situated 2200 feet west of Exploratorium. Photo: Kkmd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a hill and surrounding neighborhood in , . Photo: Matt314, CC BY-SA 2.5.

in combines two adjoining neighbors, both of which are among the city's most popular immigrant neighborhoods. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a neighborhood in , , that serves as its main central business district. Photo: Danjahner, CC BY-SA 2.5.


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