NightLife VIP Tour at California Academy of Sciences
Enjoy an exclusive VIP Nightlife experience at the California Academy of Sciences and take in a whole bunch of science and culture at the venue. Delve in the Nightlife celebration and get a behind-the-scenes tour with a private viewing of the collections at the Academy.
Nightlife VIP Tour Highlights
- Priority access entry to the California Academy of Sciences and Nightlife event.
- Indulge in an open bar in the reserved area prior the tour.
- Go on a behind-the-scenes tour with a private viewing of the Academy’s renowned gem and mineral collection.
- Interact with the researchers of the academy and learn about the fascinating details of their job.
- VIP access to the Osher Rainforest exhibit.
- Watch the Planetarium show
Your Nightlife VIP Tour Experience
Sparkling gems, an open bar, express entry, reserved Planetarium seats, and your own private area to mingle before your tour - what more could you need at the California Academy of Sciences? Indulge in an evening of VIP treatment at the institute and spend your time immersed in the world of science.
Nightlife VIP tour itinerary
- Arrive at 6 pm and enter through the Membership entrance. Meet at VIP check-in inside the lobby to receive your tour badge and further instructions
- Open bar and snacks begin at 6:00 pm
- Tour leaves promptly at 6:30 pm or 7:15 pm depending on your preference.
- Redeem reserved Planetarium passes at 8:30 pm (show ends at approximately 9:05 pm)
- Dinner is available for purchase at the Academy Café post-tour
- Express entry into the Academy and access to NightLife event.
- Open bar and snacks in a reserved cocktail area prior to the tour.
- A one-hour, behind-the-scenes tour with a private viewing of the Vault—home to highlights of the Academy's renowned gem and mineral collection.
- Interactions with Academy researchers in the Project Lab.
- VIP access to the Osher Rainforest.
- A reserved pass for the 8:30 pm Planetarium show.
Know Before You Go
- Last entry to the Rainforest Dome is at 7:45 pm. No drinks are allowed inside this exhibit.
- This event is only for individuals above 21 years of age.
- Please carry a valid photo ID.
- Timings: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
- The open bar is available only prior to the tour.
- A different theme event happens every week so no two weeks are the same.
- Dining: A variety of food options are available at Nightlife from 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm including The Academy Cafe, The Terrace, and The Academy Cafe Food Cart.
This experience cannot be canceled once booking is confirmed.
You will get an email confirmation shortly. Please display the same on your mobile phone at the time of pick-up with a valid photo ID.
California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, San Francisco