More About Science Cafés

Science Cafés bring scientists face-to-face with the general public in the comfortable, lively atmosphere of a neighborhood café or pub. The evening begins with a brief presentation by a scientist, which kicks off an extended discussion session between the scientist and audience. Previous cafés have covered climate science, evolution and religion, robotics, and health care, just to name a few.

All Science Cafés are free to the public, open to all ages and no science background is required. Pacific Science Center currently holds Science Cafés in three locations:

Queen Anne Science Café
First Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. T.S. McHugh's, 21 Mercer Street, Seattle. Formerly known as Science on Tap.

Eastside Science Café
Second Monday of each month at 7 p.m. Wilde Rover, 111 Central Way, Kirkland.

Tacoma Science Café
Second Tuesday each month at 6:30 p.m. The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, 1904 Jefferson Avenue, Tacoma.

Not in the Seattle/Tacoma area? Check out WGBH's list of science café locations nationwide to find one in your area.

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If you have questions, comments or suggestions for future Science Café speakers please contact us at science.cafe@pacsci.org.