Weddings & Receptions

Take Your Wedding to the Moon and Back

The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery is the Miami Valley’s most unique wedding venue, providing couples with a state-of-the-art ceremony and reception sites with unparalleled event settings.

Celebrate your day under the stars, with a personalized star show in the Caryl D. Philips Planetarium or host your reception in one of our distinct exhibit spaces.

You'll find something for everyone at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery.

Make It All About You!

Providing a one-of-a-kind touch is what the Boonshoft Museum does best! From projecting the evening sky on the night you and your sweetheart first met in Dayton’s only Planetarium, to customizing Science On a Sphere® with your personalized party message, there are many different options and programs to make your special day unforgettable for you and your guests!

For more information about hosting a wedding at the Boonshoft Museum, to inquire about booking a tour or for additional Private Event information, please click here.

To speak with our Private Events Coordinator, please email rentals@boonshoftmuseum.org

Click here to watch our informational video! 

Already booked and need to pay your invoice? Click here.

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