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Saturday Oct. 20 2:15 PM

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Reptile Awareness Day

Join us for a special animal show at 2:15 p.m. on the Discovery Zoo Vet Hospital stage in honor of our scaly reptile friends! Included with regular admission; seating is... Learn More

Saturday Oct. 20 11:00 AM

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ChemFest

Go beyond beakers and get out of the lab for this year's ChemFest theme: Chemistry is Out of this World. Explore chemistry of and in outer space, as we... Learn More

Friday Oct. 19 8:00 PM

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Planetarium Concert: Ian Ethan Case & Don Ross

Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 at the door Fly through nebulae, galaxies, and landscapes as you experience the live musical performances of internationally-renowned Canadian guitarist/composer Don Ross and Boston-based acoustic double-neck... Learn More

Saturday Sep. 22 9:00 AM

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Native Plant Workshop

Do a good deed, all while learning how to choose native plants for your own back yard! Join Master Gardeners from the OSU Extension on Saturday, September 22 from 9:00 a... Learn More

Friday Sep. 21 9:00 PM

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Pink Floyd: Special Effects Show

It's a double header in the planetarium! Join our Astronomy Department for a night of spectacular visuals and music, with three shows in the planetarium.  Friday, September 21 PINK... Learn More

Saturday Sep. 8 9:00 AM

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ALERT: Museum Closed

Please note that the Museum will be CLOSED for the day. Questions? Call 937.275.7431 or email GuestServices@BoonshoftMuseum.org

Sunday Sep. 2 6:00 AM

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Support the Museum! 2018 Tour de Gem: Team Boonshoft

Rides Start/Finish at Fifth Third Field

Hit the road with us on Saturday, September 2 for the first Tour de Gem: The Dayton Cycling Classic in support of the Boonshoft Museum! This day of early fall cycling... Learn More

Thursday Aug. 30 6:00 PM

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Educator Open House

Online registration now open!

Calling all educators – tonight is your night! Come see what the Boonshoft Museum, SunWatch, and Fort Ancient have to offer you and your students. Not only are we thrilled... Learn More

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