The Buffalo Museum of Science totally gets it. Adults like science too. Adults really like science when there’s a cash bar. Move over kids, this crazy cool event lineup is just for the adults. Here’s the inside scoop on upcoming events you’ll want on your radar.
Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Knox Your Average Piggy Bank
August 24 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $15 Members; $25 Non-Members
If you’ve found yourself wondering… well how did people pay for things way back when. This tour is all about the days before standardized money. Think teeth, hair, and cheese. Curious yet? Sign yourself up.
Science After Hours: Rock, Paper, Scissors
August 24 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $16 (10% off for members)
Love science? Love drinking? Love Rock, Paper, Scissors? C, all of the above? This event lets you choose your own adventure. Are you ready for “The Rocky Road,” “A Paper Trail,” or “The Cutting Edge”? It’s totally up to you. The idea here is to highlight the unusual and overlooked spots all around the Museum. And also, to hit the cash bar along the way. Plus, there can only be one RPS Champion — put your rock, paper and scissors skills to the test in a RPS tournament!
October 19 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Did you know Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is celebrating its 200th birthday this year? This anniversary party-meets-museum happy hour promises fantastic chimeras, reanimated bodies, secrets to overcoming death and, more importantly, beer and wine. Bring your $$ because it’s cash-only.
Bar hopping gets old, right? The next time you’re making plans with your SO, bestie, or the whole squad, switch it up and head to the Buffalo Museum of Science. Did we mention Science After Hours has a cash bar? BTWs Sharing your geeky side on Insta and Snap is totally supported by us at our friends at BMS.
Buffalo Museum of Science
Location: 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo
Phone: (716) 896-5200