First Friday: Spooky Science
Join us on the First Friday of every month for an evening of fun activities, special talks and tours, and a chance to explore unique objects and stories from our museum and library collections.
Science History Institute
Thrills, chills, and alchemical mysteries await you at this month’s First Friday!
See rare books from our special collections and explore the science behind mummies, witches, vampires, and much more.
Design your own tarot card using our digital collections, learn about the secret symbols of alchemy, play games, and go on a scavenger hunt. But only if you dare!
About First Fridays
Spark your curiosity while exploring the exhibits after hours! First Fridays bring together a myriad of activities covering everyday science, historical oddities, and everything in between. Grab your friends, and kick off an evening of discovery, surprise, and a little nerdy fun.
First Fridays at the Institute are always free and open to the public. Attendees will receive a 10% discount to National Mechanics restaurant.