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Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

Chabot Space & Science Center Launches Access Program for Low Income Families

All Golden State Advantage (EBT) Cardholders and Their Guests to Enjoy $1 Admission  More >>

Black Out Brown Out: Total and Partial Eclipses

October offers chances to witness a lunar and solar eclipse, and both are visible from Chabot Space & Science Center’s observatory deck.  More >>

Chabot Space & Science Center Honors Champions of Science

250 guests gathered in the Oakland’s historic Rotunda building to attend the Starlight Gala, Chabot Space & Science Center’s annual fundraising event. The organization netted over $250,000 for the third year in a row.  More >>

Chabot Space & Science Center Partners with Goldiblox for a STEM Event That’s Just Right

Chabot Space & Science Center and the Arizona Science Center are partnering with toy company Goldiblox to host an activity-filled Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) challenge event.  More >>

Science Center Goes to the Dogs... for the Second Year in a Row

Chabot Space & Science Center is going to the dogs, literally. The Center is going to full Fido mode as doors open for the second year in a row to dogs and their owners with Dog Days of Summer taking place on Saturday, August 9, 11am - 4:30pm.  More >>

Chabot Space & Science Center Marks the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11

To commemorate the 45th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's first steps on the Moon, Chabot Space & Science Center is hosting a four-day celebration of lunar activities, Wednesday, July 16th through Saturday, July 19th.  More >>

Distinguished Lab Scientist Edward Moses to Present at Chabot Future Friday Series

The popular speaker series Future Fridays continues with Edward Moses, Director of Fusion Science and Applications Research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory on April 18th at 6pm. Mr. Moses holds patents in laser technology, inertial fusion energy  More >>