Fun Museum programs for adults 21 and up!

Experience the wonders of a Museum after-hours! MOSH After Dark presents the latest topics in science, history and art with hands-on workshops and programming that includes enlightening conversations, Museum exploration, food and drinks.

The program series is produced by The Elements of MOSH, a dynamic network of young supporters who advocate for the Museum and all that it has to offer through networking and community engagement.

Upcoming 2020 MOSH After Dark Programs

November 19 | 7 - 9 P.M.
American Whiskey 101 with Burlock and Barrel

Burlock and Barrel, Jacksonville’s newest distillery on the block, was inspired by the Bold City’s connection to the Prohibition era and a love for American whiskey!

Join the distillers and owners of Burlock and Barrel in exploring their style of American whiskey and why it’s so unique to this region. Guests will get an inside scoop on what makes each of their hand-crafted spirits different, from ingredients to production, with a whiskey tasting to top it all off. Finish the evening by roaming the Museum after hours.

Doors open at 7 p.m. Program begins at 7:15 p.m.

$20 for Members | $25 for Non-members

Admission includes 2 complimentary drinks and light refreshments.

This event is 21+.

PLEASE NOTE: Upon visiting the Museum, you will see changes and new safety protocols. These changes and protocols are in line with guidelines and requirements set by government and public health agencies. These changes include but are not limited to:

  • Please maintain social distancing.
  • All guests are required to wear masks when visiting the Museum. If you do not have a mask, you can purchase a single-use mask for $1 at the Museum Front Desk.

To find out more about the Museum’s reopening policies, please check out our Visitor Information Page.

Members, please note that your 20% will apply at check-out. Please ensure that you have logged onto the website using the information exactly as it appears on your membership (name, email, address, etc.) in order for your discount to apply.

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Past 2020 MOSH After Dark Programs

January 30 | 6 - 9 P.M.
Bacardi "Do What Moves You" Workshop

Bacardi is taking over MOSH for one night only! Guests will engage in different sensory activities hosted by The Bacardi Team while moving through the Museum and our newest traveling exhibition, Genome. Break down the DNA of Bacardi’s famous spirit rum to learn the building blocks behind the perfect cocktail. You’ll get a chance to put your taste buds to the test and discover flavors that represent Bacardi best!

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February 27 | 6 - 9 P.M.
It's in the Genes

What do your genes say about you? Embark on an illuminating journey exploring the science of genetics with Mayo Clinic. Discover how genes provide a blueprint for traits – detailing everything from what makes you unique to the impact of your future health choices. You’ll also get an exclusive tour of our newest traveling exhibition, Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code with MOSH’s curator.

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Thank You to our MOSH After Dark Sponsors

EU Jax

September 24 | 7 - 9 P.M.
Mechanics of Music with The Balance King

Ever wonder how your ears make sense of sound waves? Different types of sound can hold our attention to stop, listen and hear vibrations from a variety of instruments. Explore the mechanics of sound and music with Jeremy Nix, The Balance King, a dynamic music composer inspired by his unquenchable love for art and science. Mix some tunes and create your own music track to share aloud with the group!

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October 22 | 7 - 9 P.M.
Infused Spirits with CAMP Craft Cocktails

Master the fundamentals of mixing drinks for any occasion with CAMP Craft Cocktails. Touch, smell and taste a variety of dried botanical ingredients used in creating well-rounded cocktails. Discover the tricks of the trade for infusing your favorite drinks all with the convenience of a recipe in a jar. Guests will leave with their own CAMP Craft Cocktail kit to try a concoction at home.

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