Donor tidepooling excursion at Pillar Point

Throughout the year, Academy supporters are invited to a suite of exciting, exclusive, curated events, from scientist-led field expeditions to exhibit and planetarium show premieres, guest lectures, and more.

For more information or to RSVP to these or other events, please contact us at or 415-379-5420. Please note that all events are subject to change.

Upcoming events

Thank you for your continued support, and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Academy soon!

Exclusive Access to the Academy Reopening
Tuesday, October 13 - Thursday, October 22
As a special thank you to our members and donors, the first ten days of our reopening have been reserved exclusively for our supporters who have helped us continue to explore, explain, and sustain life throughout our temporary closure. Learn more about how to reserve your tickets and our reopening details here.

SuperNatural Halloween @ Home
Friday, October 30, 2020 | 5PM
Join us for a skele-ton of fun at the Academy's first-ever SuperNatural Halloween @ Home. From the comfort and safety of your own home, enjoy an entertaining evening of spirited science, kooky costumes, and tasty treats—livestreamed directly to you and your family!