$9.50 - Children (under 2 years old FREE)
$13.50 - Adults
$8.50 - Students (13-17) & Seniors (62+)
Park entrance fee - $6/car

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Tues – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Closed Mondays
Open 1/21 MLK Jr. Day

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New Donors Jumpstart Phase II of The Campaign for CuriOdyssey

By CuriOdyssey | Wed January 2, 2019

CuriOdyssey science playground and zoo received three gifts recently to ignite Phase II of The Campaign for CuriOdyssey! The museum received a $1,000,000 gift from Connie and Robert Lurie in support of The Campaign for CuriOdyssey. Well-known Bay Area philanthropists, the Luries actively support programs and projects that focus on education and underserved communities. Their…

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Food at CuriOdyssey

By Adele Rios | Wed December 26, 2018

Your guide to the most frequently asked questions about dining options at CuriOdyssey. Updated Winter 2018. Email your unique question to info@curiodyssey.org, or give us a call during open hours at 650-342-7755! Can we bring our own food? Certainly! You can even have your food delivered to CuriOdyssey’s front desk (1651 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo,…

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Ideas for More Sustainable Gift Wrapping

By Adele Rios | Sat December 8, 2018
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Sustainable Gift-Wrapping Ideas
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Sustainable Gift-Wrapping Ideas
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Various techniques to try for wrapping gifts in a sustainable way!
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CuriOdyssey
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Fall 2018 Volunteer Program Update

By CuriOdyssey | Thu November 29, 2018

It’s been a busy fall for our volunteer program: Four new Docents and three new TWIGs completed their Wildlife Interpretation training in early October! We have also been busy training new Wildlife Watchers to help record animal behavior for our animal welfare program. 595 volunteer hours were recorded in September and 431 in October. Of these, 209 hours in September/October…

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Make TWICE the difference!

By Adele Rios | Mon November 26, 2018

Accept the challenge and make TWICE the difference! Until December 31, anonymous donors have generously offered to match all gifts made to CuriOdyssey’s Annual Fund by December 31, 2018! Your gift will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $100,000. Donate $50 or more and you will be invited to the special Donor Thank-You Reception at IlluminOdyssey:…

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A boy makes a catapult to learn about the physics principle of stored energy.

CuriOdyssey Teacher Training Program

By CuriOdyssey | Fri November 16, 2018
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CuriOdyssey Teacher Training Program
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CuriOdyssey Teacher Training Program
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CuriOdyssey began a pilot program with the goal of helping teachers provide students with inquiry-based science education that will improve learning outcomes and help compensate for shortfalls in science education.
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CuriOdyssey Keeper Apprentice Blog 2018

By CuriOdyssey | Sat November 10, 2018

The Organized Ramblings of a Wildlife Keeper Apprentice by Carissa SullivanLee, 2018 CuriOdyssey Keeper Apprentice ♦♦♦♦♦♦ As I sit here gathering my many thoughts, I find myself stumbling over all of the incredible experiences, moments, and memories racing through my wandering mind. I’ll let you in on a little secret—this isn’t the first time I’ve attempted to…

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Learning About Science and Wildlife from Wildlife

By CuriOdyssey | Fri November 9, 2018

At CuriOdyssey, we give kids the tools to think like scientists and let them loose to ask “what if,” observe what is, and let the natural world answer their questions. Support from donors like you helps us offer educational programming and care for the animals who help us teach over 175,000 children and parents about…

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IlluminOdyssey 2018 Exhibit Guide

By Adele Rios | Fri November 2, 2018

IlluminOdyssey 2018 digital exhibit guide below. IlluminOdyssey, A Winter Lights Exhibits For Kids, November 2, 2018 – January 6, 2019. Plan your visit! First Floor: Pneumatic Ball Launcher  Experience this CuriOdyssey classic in a new light (ultraviolet!). Scientific phenomena: pressure, kinetic energy, fluorescence. Designed by CuriOdyssey. Additive Color Patterns  Dance on a floor alive with overlapping colored light projections.…

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CuriOdyssey Gala Lights Up Hillsborough

By Alex Shwarzstein | Thu November 1, 2018

Thank you to the many supporters who came together to make the ninth annual CuriOdyssey Gala an incredible success! More than 320 guests gathered at the elegant home of Danielle and Gil Simon for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, a gourmet dinner, and a lively silent disco. The event included our most successful and exciting live…

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