East Bay Day Trip Overview

Chabot Space & Science Center and Oakland Zoo

Friday, November 11th, 2022

This 8-hour day trip begins by taking students to Oakland’s famed Chabot Space & Science Center – featuring the NASA Experience – a NASA Ames Visitor Center, with hands on activities and NASA AMES artifacts, that highlight current Ames’ research and space missions, planetarium shows, and the research-level observatory complex with three large scale telescopes; which is the largest observatory complex free for public viewing in the Western United States.

At 11:30 students load the buses for lunch at Dr. Aurelia Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park, famed home of the Rainbow Trout and Steelhead Salmon, then it’s off to the Oakland Zoo which features animals from the African Savanna, Tropical Rainforest, Wild Australia, Parrot Plaza, and a gondola ride to the California Trail.


Chabot Space & Science Center


Oakland Zoo

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