Members' Behind-the-Scenes Night

Photo: Dennis Wise/University of Washington
Photo: Dennis Wise/University of Washington

Date & Time

Wednesday, February 26
5:30–8:30 PM

This event is in the past.

Tickets

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Please contact burkemem@uw.edu to be added to the waitlist.

Location

VIRTUAL EVENT
Join us from your home!

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

Please contact burkemem@uw.edu to be added to the waitlist.

If you are no longer able to attend this event, please email burkemem@uw.edu to release your tickets.
 

 

Our most popular member event is back!

Get closer to everything you love about the Burke at our first Members' Behind-the-Scenes Night in the new building. Step inside workrooms and storage spaces to see collections up close and meet Burke experts at this exclusive members' event.

This year: 

  • Drink specials at Off the Rez Café
  • Live music by the Elias Hampton Trio
  • Save 20% in the Museum Store (excluding consignment items)

Highlights from the collections:

  • Chat with Burke paleontologists about minerals from the geology collections, fossils from Hell Creek, Montana, and more.
  • Visit the archaeology collections storage space and talk to experts.
  • Check out the nest and egg collection, see spectacular butterfly specimens, and learn more about the Genetic Resource Collection and how it is used.
  • Learn about textiles from Vietnam and baskets in the Culture workroom.

This event is open to Burke Museum members only. Not a member? Join today!

Volunteer Hospitality Provided By

Zeeks Pizza