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Part of Events for Adults


On the first Wednesday of every month, this popular after-hours event brings together inquisitive minds for an informal evening of drinks and conversation about cutting-edge science topics with experts from the field.

SciCafe is a free, ticketed event for adults 21+. The program is primarily standing room-only. Your ticket does not guarantee a seat.

Ways to Engage

Read Up

Visit the SciCafe page for topical web and video resources.

Come prepared with questions: bring them to the event, or email them in advance to [email protected].

Frequent Geek Cards

Get your card stamped at the information table when you attend SciCafe.

  • Three stamps: get a free drink.
  • Five stamps: get a free Frequent Geek T-shirt.
  • All nine stamps: get two tickets to the special exhibition of your choice.
  • Be a SciCafe Ambassador: bring three friends who are new to SciCafe and get a free drink.


Show your SciCafe spirit! Best picture posted on social media using #AMNHSciCafe will be selected at the end of the evening to receive geeky giveaways.