Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
Location: 2513 Blanding Avenue, Alameda, CA
Rhythmix Cultural Works is a center for the performing and visual arts in Alameda. It offers a range of art experiences, encourages community awareness through participation in the arts, and pr...
Location: 688 San Jose Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Mitchell's makes ice cream so good it draws customers from all over the city. Fresh, homemade, and available in every flavor your kids have ever fantasized about, including a virtual bouquet of...
Location: 199 Museum Way, San Francisco, CA
Located on a 16-acre hill overlooking the City, this small, dynamic, city-run museum focuses on area wildlife and offers hands-on art and science classes for children and families. In addition ...
Location: 51 Yerba Buena Lane, Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, CA
The Museum of Craft and Folk Art provides exhibitions and educational programs to honor cultural traditions past and present, and celebrate the creative spirit.
The Museum's Education...
Location: 86 Canada Road, Redwood City, CA
This beautiful 16-acre estate in Woodside may impress you more than it does your children. But the gardens are so lovely your children just may fall under their spell. And if they don't, mention that ...
Location: One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield, CA
At this working factory, way out in Fairfield, you'll find out just how this venerable candy maker - inventor of the gourmet jelly bean - gets so much flavor into such a small package. And though it m...
Location: Pier 45, San Francisco, CA
One of the coolest ways to spend an afternoon in San Francisco is by going underwater on the USS Pampanito, a World War II fleet submarine built in 1943. She sank six Japanese ships and damaged...
Location: 201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA
The Tech Museum of San Jose is one of the coolest anywhere and masterful at creating an interactive experience for kids that's both intellectually challenging and satisfying.
Location: University of California, Centennial Drrive, Berkeley, CA
Lawrence Hall of Science is a small, but sophisticated science museum, with exhibits that appeal to kids on either end of the age spectrum. Exhibits are ever-changing, but at the core of...
Location: 801 Panoramic Highway, Mill Valley, CA
Location: 760 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA
In an area that was once barren of anything green this 8 1/2 acre combination arts and parks center has become one of the truly great places in town to take the kids. For starters, there's the ...
Location: Great Highway, Fulton Street, Lincoln Way, Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA