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On the mornings of Friday, April 19 and Thursday, April 25, we will have several field trips on site. Please anticipate large groups and a busier campus!


Illusions outdoor exhibition

CuriOdyssey’s Illusions - An Outdoor Exhibition

Discover the Extraordinary Science of Visual Perception

Explore the wonder of visual perception with CuriOdyssey’s outdoor exhibition, Illusions. Observe phenomena in color, patterns and position that will mesmerize, transfix and make you question your visual sense and perception of reality.

Experience and learn about optical illusions that include Twisted Cord, Scintillating Grid, Café Wall, Ebbinghaus, Hering, Checker Shadow, Shake Your Head, Illusory Motion, Divergent Perspective, Peripheral Drift, Bezold Effect, Color Context, Turning the Tables, Ponzo, Müller-Lyer and Rotating Rings.

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1651 Coyote Point Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401
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CuriOdyssey is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Tax ID 94-1262434

Accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. The gold standard for animal care and welfare.
ASTC Member. Association of Science and Technology Centers.
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