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Fernbank…but Later

Enjoy a trip to the museum after work, after school... and after hours! Get ready for a night at the museum, where science and your social life come alive through a series of evening events offering later access to Fernbank. Experience all the great indoor exhibit discoveries and outdoor nature exclusive activities and unique experiences to help amp up the weekend fun factor.  All ages are welcome, but if you are 21+, we’ll offer adult beverages for purchase. Non-alcoholic drinks and snacks will also be available for purchase. Credit cards only.

Summer Series

Creature Quest*
July 26, 2024, 6-9 p.m.

Adventure into WildWoods and discover larger-than-life animals in the special sculptural exhibit, Forest Forms. Learn about patterns in the animal kingdom in A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature and enjoy hands-on explorations at this after-hours event. 

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Fossil Friday*
August 30, 2024, 6-9 p.m.

Fernbank...but Later is straight out of the Cretaceous period. Learn about dinosaurs and fossils in special activities, check out A Mirror Maze: Numbers in Nature, and venture into WildWoods to discover the special outdoor exhibit, Forest Forms.  

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Stellar Science*
Sept 27, 2024, 6-9 p.m.

Set your phasers to fun for an out-of-this-world evening! Join us for an evening of action-packed science experiments, visit exhibits and more at Fernbank… but Later’s Stellar Science.

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Cost: $22.95 non-members, $15.95 members.

CityPASS will be accepted during the Fernbank...but Later events above (if not used for daytime general admission)

SAVINGS TIP: Tickets purchased onsite are sold, if available, at a higher price. Get tickets online and save.

Mark your calendars for these other upcoming after-hours events:

Fernbank After Dark
Adult science nights for ages 21+
2nd Friday of each month, 7-11 p.m.

Fright Night*
Adults-only Halloween party for ages 21+
Oct. 25, 2024, 7-11 p.m.

WildWoods: AGLOW*
Nature at night

*More info coming soon; subject to change.