The Secret Society of Adultologists

The Secret Society of Adultologists: Spooky

Friday, October 21, 7-10 PM

Time to scream...with excitement. After two years in the dark, the Secret Society returns to the Museum just in time for spooky season. Don your Halloween costumes for this once-a-year 21+ event, featuring hands-on science, music, rooftop views, craft beers, craft cocktails, and, well, crafts.

Get nocturnal with The Nat once again. Tickets are $15 for members, $25 for nonmembers, and include access to all exhibitions and activities. Food and beverage available for purchase. Purchase tickets.

Featured Bites, Beverages, and Activities:

  • Take a behind-the-scenes tour of our Dead Zoo taxidermy collection (also known as our Nature to You Loan Library)
  • A photo-based scavenger hunt inspired by our upcoming exhibition, Caught on Camera. (With prizes for the winners)
  • A costume contest - scariest getups win prizes!
  • See scorpions glow and watch spiders devour their prey in our Living Lab
  • Capture the spookiest moments in our haunted photo booth
  • Test your skeleton smarts with bone and skull matching games
  • Take a peek behind the scenes in our Secret Library (Shhhh!)
  • Dig up bones with our fossil-prep team (We cannot guarantee a zombie-free workplace)
  • Listen and dance to live music
  • Enjoy gourmet tapas from local favorite Great Maple
  • Try tasty east African bites from Red Sambusas
  • Sip craft beer from Burning Beard Brewery, or enjoy speacialty cocktails on our rooftop bar

See the museum come alive after-hours and be a part of the Secret Society. All sales support the Museum's research, science, exhibitions, and education programs.

Past Events

  • January 24, 2020: Time Machine
  • September 20, 2019: ¡Californias!
  • May 3, 2019: Garden Party
  • February 8, 2019: Red
  • November 16, 2018: Shiny, Pretty Things
  • June 16, 2018: Adult Summer Camp
  • February 9, 2018: Courtship, Love, and Sex in Nature
  • September 29, 2017: Secret Society of Adultologists