Summary of The Day: NightLife is a weekly event where visitors ages 21 and older can enjoy music, science, entertainment and cocktails, while experiencing the Academy's world-class exhibits and having fun with friends. Each weekly installment features something new and different.
If you want an entirely different NightLife experience, join us on our NightLife VIP Tour.
• Every Thursday during NightLife
• Open bar and hors d'oeuvres begin promptly at 6:00pm. Tour leaves at 6:30pm without exception.
• Dinner is available for purchase at the Academy Cafe post-tour. The Planetarium show ends at approximately 9:05 pm.
2/27/2017 – 3/1/2017: Planetarium Closed.
3/17/2017 - 4/23/2017: Spring Festival (Butterfly Focus Activities).
5/19/2017 – 12/31/2017: Pterosaurs (New Exhibit) Opens.
Please arrive at 6:00pm and enter through the "Membership" entrance. Meet at VIP CHECK-IN inside the Main Lobby to receive your all access badge and further instructions.
Parking can be very difficult on busy days. We strongly encourage public transportation or drop-off. Please allow plenty of extra time for traffic, parking, and arrival.
Please note: Reserved seating to lectures is not included and elements of the tour may change without notice. The open bar is only available prior to the tour.
1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.
- Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
- Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.