When the lights go down, the fun begins. Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour, private viewings and VIP access when the California Academy of Sciences transforms into a lively venue filled with music, provocative science, mingling and cocktails.
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Type: California Attractions
Departs From: San Francisco
Meeting Point: The California Academy of Sciences
Duration: 4 hours
Available: Departs Thursday at 18:00
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The hottest event on the social calendar - come find out what everyone's talking about!

- Express entry into the building
- A welcome reception with an open bar & appetizers in a reserved cocktail area
- A one-hour behind-the-scenes tour with a private viewing of some of the Academy's renowned gem and mineral collection, and interaction with Academy researchers
- VIP access to the four story Rainforests of the World exhibit
- A reserved pass for the 22:30 Planetarium show

When the lights go down, the fun begins. Every Thursday night from 18:00 to 22:00, the California Academy of Sciences is transformed into a lively venue filled with music, provocative science, mingling and cocktails for visitors 21 and older.

The Academy is the only place on the planet to combine an aquarium, planetarium, natural history museum and four story rainforest under a 2.5 acre living roof.

After the tour guests also get to explore the museum and all of its exhibits, enjoy world-class music, programs, and activities.

- Skip the Line NightLife ticket
- One-hour behind-the-scenes tour
- Planetarium show pass

- Reserved seating to lectures
- Personal expenses
- Tips and gratuities
- Optional activity costs
- Meals and drinks not specified

Please Note
- NightLife VIP Tour Program begins promptly at 18:00.
- NightLife operates from 18:00 to 22:00.
- Guests have to be at least 21 years old to be allowed entry. Valid picture ID is required.
- Outside beverages are not allowed into the museum during NightLife.
- Food and additional cocktails are available for purchase after the tour.
- The Rainforest of the World exhibit is only open until 20:00. The animals need the cycle of day and night to mimic their natural environment to stay healthy.
- Main floor activities, DJs and performers change from week to week.
- Reserved seating to lectures is not included and elements of the tour may change without notice.
How do I contact the Local Tour Operator?
Your Confirmation Voucher includes full information (e.g. local telephone numbers) about the Local Operator. To ensure your peace of mind, we select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination.
How do I book and cancel?

You can book in 3 easy steps!
1. Select date and number of persons. You will be redirected to the Shopping Cart Page.
2. On the Shopping Cart Page, continue shopping or check out.
3. Enter basic travel, name, and payment information in the Check-out Form.

Upon booking, you will receive a voucher by email containing all details about the tour. You can check the status of your booking at anytime.

After you book
Please print the electronic voucher sent to you. It contains the operator's complete contact details and local telephone numbers. Give the voucher to the operator on the day of the activity.

What if I need to change or cancel my booking?
That's ok. We will try to be as flexible as possible. But you must inform us by email of the change or cancellation as soon as possible. The appropriate amount will be credited back to your credit card account. Contact our Customer Service for help with changes or cancellations. Or read our Cancellation Policy.

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