Museum Info

Boonshoft Museum of
Discovery

2600 DeWeese Parkway
Dayton, OH 45414
(937) 275-7431
Fax (937) 275-5811
TTY (937) 278-6076

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Hours

Monday – Saturday
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Closed: New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Chistmas Eve, Christmas Day, Easter

General Admission

Children (3-16) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $11.00
Adults $13.00
Children under 3 and members are FREE.
Help us create a fun, safe environment for all our visitors! Children under 16 should always be accompanied by an adult in the Museum.
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Exhibits To Go

Exhibits-To-Go is the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery’s traveling museum. These hands-on exhibit presentations have been developed to be taken to schools, camps, and Senior care facilities throughout the Miami Valley and Cincinnati areas.

With presentations that explore everything from health, phonics, and culture to science, technology, engineering, and math (S.T.E.M) concepts, Exhibits-To-Go has a programming for all ages that perfectly supplement classroom curriculum and meet educational standards and guidelines.

Interesting in booking an Exhibits-To-Go? Please contact the Education Department at (937) 275-7431 ext. 125

Book Your Program

Book Your ProgramHow to Schedule an Exhibits-To-Go Program

Contact Exhibits-To-Go at (937) 275-7431 ext. 125 for registration information. Due to the popularity of many Exhibits-To-Go programs, scheduling may take a year’s advance notice.

 

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Preschool – Third Grade Classes

Preschool – Third Grade ClassesThe smallest students enthusiastically participate in programs like, “Step into the Past” and “Tiny Einsteins,” that build a foundation for a lifetime of learning.

 

Book a Program or read more about selection of Exhibits-To-Go programs for young explorers.

 

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Fourth - Sixth Grade Classes

Fourth - Fifth Grade ClassesPrograms like “No Bones About It,” “Kids & Cultures,” and “Slimy Science” bring classroom material to life through hands-on activities that reinforce key concepts and expand on basic principles, preparing students for proficiency exams.

 

Book a Program or read more about selection of Exhibits-To-Go programs for young scientists.

 

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Seventh - Twelfth Grade Classes

Sixth - Twelfth Grade ClassesOlder students enjoy a more in-depth look at classroom subjects with interactive programs like "Finding the Road to Freedom" that builds on standard learning material and "Food, Fitness and Fun" that reinforces healthy lifestyle choices.

 

Book a Program or read more about selection of Exhibits-To-Go programs for middle and high school students.

 

 

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Senior Citizens

Fourth - Fifth Grade ClassesPrograms like "Step Into the Past" and "Native Americans of the North America" are a great way for seniors and adults to learn while having fun!

 

 

Book a Program or read more about selection of Exhibits-To-Go programs for curious adults and seniors.

 

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What is your favorite exhibit at the Museum?

Science On a Sphere® - 23.3%
Water Properties Table - 20.3%
Cassano’s Pizza Kitchen - 21.6%
Recycling Center - 16.6%
The Courthouse - 8.5%