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Daily Programs

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

1:00pm

Flying Monsters - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

1:00pm

Tidal Pool - Tidal Pool

Animal Program

1:30pm

Science Theater - Science Theater, First Floor

Education Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:15pm

Zookeeper Talks - Discovery Stage

Animal Program

2:30pm

Do Lab

Education Program

3:00pm

Space Park 360 - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

3:30pm

Science On a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program

3:45pm

Otter Talk - Discovery Zoo

Animal Program

4:00pm

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

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Past Events & Activities

Friday Feb. 15 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Your Place in the Universe

How is a galaxy billions of light-years away connected to us? Is our home nothing more than a tiny speck of blue in an ocean of night? Join astrophysicist Paul... Learn More

Thursday Feb. 14 6:00 PM

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Valentine's Evening Under the Stars

Registration Available January 14

Choose From Three Show Times Thursday, February 14 at 6:00 p.m. OR 8:00 p.m. Friday, February 15 at 8:00 p.m. Share the stars with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day at the... Learn More

Saturday Feb. 2 9:30 AM

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Hedgehog Day

Quilliam, our hedgehog forecaster, will make his 3rd annual prediction!

Seating & Pre-Event Activities Begin at 9:30 a.m. | Forecast at 10:00 a.m. Join us in for a grand weather prognostication during the Museum's annual Groundhog Hedgehog Day celebration. Quilliam,... Learn More

Saturday Jan. 26 12:00 PM

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Live Animal Birthday Parties: River Otters

Join us for a series of Discovery Zoo Crew birthday parties! Throughout 2019, we will celebrate a few of our resident animal ambassador birthdays with special presents, treats only-an-animal-would-love, and a... Learn More

Sunday Jan. 20 10:00 PM

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Lunar Eclipse Watch Party

EVENT CANCELLED

UPDATE (1/20 @10:00 a.m.) -- Due to the winter weather, the lunar eclipse program has been cancelled.  Join the Astronomy Department at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery on January 20... Learn More

Sunday Jan. 20 12:00 PM

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ALERT: Museum Closed

Please note that the Museum will be CLOSED for the day due to the Level 2 Snow Emergency.

Friday Jan. 18 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Friendly Apps for Stargazing

Smartphones can make our lives easier in dozens of ways -- and making it easier to understand the night sky is one of them! Join Randy Thomas from the Miami... Learn More

Wednesday Jan. 2 2:00 PM

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New Horizons: NASA TV Live

On New Year's Eve, the New Horizons spacecraft that gave us those amazing images of Pluto will explore the farthest object ever visited! "Ultima Thule" is an ancient resident... Learn More

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