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Teen Science Night

  • California Academy of Sciences 55 Music Concourse Drive San Francisco, CA, 94118 United States (map)

Teen Science Night is the nation's largest teen-only museum event. Each year, the California Academy of Sciences welcomes over 1500 teens to explore the museum and learn about science and nature. Attendees have the chance to freely roam the museum and engage with over a dozen local organizations about science, technology, art, and music.

Teen Science Night is a free-choice learning event without scheduled programs. Teens who visit can choose what to learn about and when. Every Teen Science Night features a local teen DJ and reduced costs food from the Academy Cafe. The end of the night is marked by a dance party and raffle.


  • Only teens (ages 13-18) are admitted to Teen Science Night. Parents and other adults are not permitted (with the exception of chaperones and teachers from partnering organizations).
  • The event is free and tickets must be reserved in advance.
  • Guests and bags are subject to inspection.
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