Berkeley Things to Do

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  • Things to Do
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  • Things to Do
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  • 1. University of California at Berkeley

    The beautiful campus has a number of sites to see including the Bell Tower, a fantastic children's science museum, and often holds concerts and the like. There are plenty of places to relax and read a...

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  • 2. Tilden Regional Park

    There is a 10 acre Botanic Garden in the Tilden Regional Park. There are ten sections to represent the ten different regions in California (including the California Rain Forest). They are laid out...

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  • 3. Lawrence Hall of Science

    Perched on the mountains to the east of town, on the UC Berkeley Campus, is the Lawrence Hall Science Museum. This museum is a great place to take kids and has a number of kid friendly displays. The...

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  • 4. Berkeley Marina

    Berkeley has residents that are very poor and some that are rich. Berkeley Marina is a nice way to see the lifestyle of some of the latter. The marina offers great views of the bay and some hiking...

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  • 5. Sather Tower

    Sather Tower is one of several buildings on the UC Berkeley Campus listed on the National Register of Historic Places that are well worth seeing. It is modeled after the Campanile in Venice and was...

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  • 6. Botanical Garden

    The Univsersity of California possesses a wonderful botanical garden. Tucked up the hill from the stadium, it houses a great number of plants native to California, as well as several international and...

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  • 7. Berkeley Meadow, Eastshore State Park

    The plan is for Berkeley Meadow to restore some of the bayshore plants and habitat with a short easy hiking path through the meadow and interpretive signs along...

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  • 8. Eastshore State Park: Brickyard

    The Eastshore State Park is very much a work in progress. There are plans for at least 5 parts of the park starting with the Point Isabel Area (near Richmond/El...

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  • 9. Solano Avenue

    There are a couple of interesting streets in Berkeley that are popular with the university students. One is Telegraph (which I did not see) and another is...

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  • 10. Kites Galore

    The last weekend in July, the Berkeley Marina holds the annual Berkeley Kite Festival. This is an awesome collection of kite-lovers from wverywhere. They fly...

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  • 11. View from U.C. bell & clock tower (The Campanile)

    Visitors can go 200 feet up U.C. Berkeley's Campanile to get a good view of the campus and city.The tower is open on weekdays from 10 AM - 4 PM, on Saturdays...

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  • 12. Chocolate Factory

    In the industrial area, located at 914 Heinz Avenue in Berkeley, California, we found the Scharffen Berger Chocolate Factory. The informative tour begins with...

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  • 13. Downtown Berkeley

    The city of Berkeley has about 100,000 residents packed into the small 17.7 square mile area, making it one of the highest population densities in California....

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  • 14. Famous music venue: The Greek Theatre, UC Berkeley

    Going to the Greek takes you in the footsteps of a billion Norcal hippies and activists of the ages including Deadheads, Jesse Jackson, and the Pomp and...

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  • 15. Telegraph Avenue

    I personally love to see the street sellers on this avenue. I can not dissociate Berkeley and its unique Telegraph Avenue. It's a pleasure to walk by and look...

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  • 16. Berzerkeley Lives

    Bring some cash and hit Telegraph Avenue. Grab hand-blown glass pipes, custom leather belts, any and every CD or record you've ever wanted, used clothing, new...

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  • 17. Wander Down Telegraph Ave.

    Telegraph Ave. is more "Haight Street" than the actual Haight St! Telegraph Ave. is the epicenter of hippie Berkeley. Especially on the weekends, dozens of...

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  • 18. Walk Around on Telegraph Ave

    Telegraph Ave in Berkeley has a special place in the history of the city and the hippie movement in 1960's along with its connection to the people's park. At...

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  • 19. It's It

    My friend who grew up in Berkeley says he always craves an It’s It when he’s away from Berkeley too long. It’s similar to an ice cream sandwich, except the...

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  • 20. College Av. on a Saturday afternoon

    sidewalk shopping at its best . . . incense in the air a cool breeze . . .a little tie-dye . . . have a taco plate at Marios . . . .. great afternoon . . .all...

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  • 21. Closer look at Circle of Freedom at Berkeley

    Here is a closer look at the Cirlce of Freedom on University of California, Berkeley campus. The circle is said to be protected and free and nothing is unlawful...

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  • 22. Circle of Freedom on UC Berkeley Campus

    On the grounds of University of California of Berkeley, I believe on Sproul Plaza, there exists a circle called the "Circle of Freedom". a 3 feet diameter of...

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  • 23. History of People's Park Drawn on a Wall

    To get a history of people's park in Berkeley, please see my main page on Berkeley.The Wall with the history of People's park in Berkeley drawn as events is...

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  • 24. check out telegraph for shopping and locals

    there will be shopping in stores and vendors on the streets.Weekends are buisiest check it out for more.Ashby Bart station has a flea market on the weekends as...

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  • 25. Walk down Telegraph Ave.

    To get the full effect of living in Berkeley You need to visit Telegraph Ave. This is a historic street where movements such as the Free Speech movement and the...

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