Join us at the Academy on August 12 from 6:30-9 pm for #TeenScienceNight—an annual event planned for youth, by youth.

Immerse yourself in the natural world at #TeenScienceNight, an in-person teen takeover event at the California Academy of Sciences. Teens (ages 13-18) are invited to explore the world of science at this free, fun-filled event.


Eligibility and event information

Who: Teens 13-18 years old. Attendees must present an ID (school ID is acceptable) and proof of full vaccination to enter the event.
What: Science, music, art, environmental justice, and more!
Where: The California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park
When: August 12, 2022, from 6:30-9 pm



We look forward to seeing you soon!

Please note: Advance reservations are required—no walk-ups, please. This event is for teens only. Youth under 13 will not be admitted, and adults over 18 will not be admitted, except for educators and program staff from partner organizations with prior registration. No large bags or backpacks are permitted into the event. Clear bags and clear backpacks are okay.

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Youth Programs

The Academy provides a variety of out-of-school-time programs for middle and high school-aged youth, with applications opening seasonally.