All Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 29, 2016

After Hours Programs

The award-winning climate scientist Michael E. Mann and the Pulitzer Prize–winning political cartoonist Tom Toles describe their new book The Madhouse Effect.

First Saturdays, October 2016 - May 2017

Free With Museum Admission

We invite visitors to experience the cultures represented in the iconic Hall of Northwest Coast Indians through a series of live activities guided by Museum educators.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Join astrophysicist Priyamvada Natarajan, as she explains the science behind dark matter and energy and provides an understanding of how radical scientific theories gain acceptance. 

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Frank Burbrink and Evon Hekkala discuss their research on the evolutionary history, biogeography, and ecology of some of the most feared animals on Earth: snakes and crocodiles.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Family and Childrens Programs

Join us in the Hayden Planetarium as we teach our youngest astronomers about the methods and tools used to observe the night sky.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

After Hours Programs

Explore the universe through the lens of science fiction with Brian Levine and Irene Pease, visiting the real counterparts of fictional locationsto uncover how much has (and hasn't!) been explored.