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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–bring your questions or email them to

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 a special exhibition of your choice.
  • Bring three friends who are new to SciCafe to become a "SciCafe Ambassador”—an honor that comes with 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.