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Randall Museum

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INFORMATION

199 Museum Way
San Francisco, CA 94114


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Phone
(415) 554-9600
Hours
10 am – 5 pm (Tue – Sat)
Tickets
FREE
Membership
N/A

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DESCRIPTION FOR Randall Museum

* The Randall Museum is under renovation and has temporarily reopened the Live Animal exhibit at Mission Art Center at 745 Treat Avenue (map), as well as the Art, Ceramics and Science studios. Read more on their official website.

The Randall Museum is the jack-of-all trades of entertainment and education for younger kids and pre-teens. It's something between a zoo, a science fair, a theatre, and an all-around field trip extravaganza – and it's free! The rescued animals and pets, such as the monkey-faced eel and the legless lizard, are odd but not lethal – and the petting area is always a favorite. (There are also birds and bees, which can provide much educational opportunity.) The Middle...

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TIPS FOR VISITING Randall Museum

1. Closed Days: Sundays, Mondays, Independence Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

2. Location: 199 Museum Way.

3. Transport: It's easiest to use the MUNI Metro line (K, L, or M), or the 24 bus, but people can get lost on the uphill walk including a crosswalk, playground, and footpath. See website directions, call (415) 554-9600, or use Mapquest and the free car park at State Street and Roosevelt.

4. Play Dates: The climbable Tree House, open 10 am – 5 pm, is ideal for busy moms with toddlers or young children who want to play with books and toys.

5. Hands-On 'Art and Science' Summer Camps: The shortest is a five-day field trip (Marine Explorers for $310). The only sleepover camp is near Yosemite...

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BIRTHDAY PARTY AT Randall Museum

Party Time at Randall Museum

Telephone: (415) 554-9681

Email: nrobinson@randallmuseum.org

Time: 2 hours on Sundays (10 am – 12 pm or 1:30 – 3:30 pm)

Party price: $275 - $500+

Included: Room, Tablecloths, Chairs and Tables, Art Supplies and/or Animal Talk with Staff Member, Garbage Bags, Free Parking, Welcome Signs

Themes: Art, Animals, Art and Animals,

Membership: $25 Discount on first 10 guests, $2 per person discount on additional guests

Website Link: www.randallmuseum.org/BirthdayParties.aspx Customizable: Yes

Bring Your Own: Decorations, Food and Drinks

Whether your kids like animals or art (or both), the Randall Museum can certainly occupy them until it's time for the birthday cake. Since the Museum frequently offers child and family classes on art, from ceramics to woodwork, the staff members are well able...

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