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African Hall
— African Dioramas
— Penguin Colony

African Hall, Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

Tusher African Center
(African Hall)

African Hall, a favorite venue from the original museum, is located on Level 1.

The area features recreations of animals in their natural settings — 21 African dioramas showcase zebras, gorillas, lions, and leopards.

Zebras in African Dioramas at African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California



Penguins and Penguin Feeding at African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

Penguin Colony
African Hall also includes a colony of South African Penguins (located at the far end of African Hall).

Click here for more info on Penguin Feedings, Penguin+Pajamas Sleepovers, Penguin Pictures and Live Penguin Cams.

View of Penguin Colony at far end of African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California



Additionally, five of the African Hall's dioramas will feature live animals, including chameleons, tortoises, endangered cichlids from Lake Malawi and a rock python.

 

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Animals in their natural setting at African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

Little girl looking at animals at African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

Browsing the exhibits here brought back happy childhood memories of the Academy's original African Hall.


African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

African Hall - Tusher African Center at the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

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Host a VIP Reception, Corporate Event or Private Party at the Academy's African Hall — a unique venue sure to make any event a memorable one.


General Admission
Admission includes access to all Museum and Aquarium Exhibits, the Rainforest, the Living Roof, Planetarium Shows and daily regularly scheduled events.


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