This exhibit is no longer on display at the Burke Museum. Current Exhibits | Coffee National Tour Schedule

Coffee: The World in Your Cup. January 24 to June 7, 2009.

Coffee Tastings and In-Gallery Demonstrations
Weekends, January 31 – September 7, 2009
Join the Burke Museum for specialty coffee tastings with coffee makers from around the Puget Sound. Tastings will occur in the "World in Your Cup Café."

Coffee: from the Grounds Up Lecture Series
April – May 2009

Complementing the current Burke exhibit Coffee: The World in Your Cup is an 8-week lecture series — Coffee: From the Grounds Up. The University of Washington's Program on the Environment is hosting a series of Tuesday evening lectures and panel discussions that highlight efforts being made to reduce poverty, improve lives of coffee workers, and increase environmental sustainability in coffee producing regions of the world.

Coffee Bites and Sites Tour
Want more caffeinated indulgence? Join Savor Seattle Food Tours and explore Seattle's two most beloved beans—coffee and chocolate—on the Coffee Bites and Sites Tour! Take in Seattle's grande attractions including the Space Needle, the monorail, and Pike Place Market, all while sampling some of the city’s best coffee and chocolate treats. For more information, please visit or call 1.888.98.SAVOR (72867).

Man cleaning coffee in large tub
Washing coffee (Guatemala)
Photo by Gabe Rodrigez, courtesy of Finca Vista Hermosa and Onyx Coffee