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Daily Programs

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

1:00pm

Tidal Pool - Tidal Pool

Animal Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:15pm

Zookeeper Talks - Discovery Stage

Animal Program

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Past Events & Activities

Saturday Jul. 13 11:15 AM

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World Snake Day

Included with regular admission; members are admitted FREE!

Saturday, July 13, 2019 We're celebrating our slithery reptile friends with a day of public programming that features the Museum's various species of snakes. Learn about the biology of these... Learn More

Thursday Jul. 4 10:00 AM

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Red White & Boonshoft

Included with regular admission; members are admitted FREE!

Join us for this indoor/outdoor Fourth of July celebration! The day is packed with the best indoor fireworks display in town, along with explosive demonstrations, experiments, live animals, games,... Learn More

Saturday Jun. 22 10:00 AM

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GeekFest Family Day

Calling geeks of all ages!

GeekFest Family Day Saturday, June 22 | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. The family that cosplays together… is just really cool, in our eyes! The Boonshoft Museum is calling all gamers,... Learn More

Friday Jun. 21 6:30 PM

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GeekProm 21+ Night

Tickets now available online!

Whirl the night away at the prom you've always longed for at The Boonshoft!  Put on your Storm Trooper armor, regency dress, or Princess Peach costume and dance... Learn More

Thursday Jun. 13 7:00 PM

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Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons

Join us at Fifth Third Field!

Join us for Boonshoft Museum Night at the Dayton Dragons! Stadium seat tickets cost just $12 and include a Dragons hat. Best of all, $6 from every ticket sold will come back... Learn More

Saturday May. 25 12:00 PM

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World Otter Day

Join us for a special keeper talk in the Discovery Zoo in honor of World Otter Day! This annual event celebrates these amazing mammals -- and the many people around... Learn More

Saturday May. 18 10:00 AM

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Super Science Saturday: Moon Mission

Admission is FREE to the public!

Gear up for our summer celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon! Explore the cosmos with us and learn about the historic lunar landing that... Learn More

Saturday May. 11 12:00 PM

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Astronomy Day

Whether the light you see in the night sky is from a star that is still "out there" or the remnants of one that ceased to exist thousands – or... Learn More

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