Daily Programs

Today, January 18, 2022


Toddler Time - Boonshoft Kid's Park


One World, One Sky: Sesame Street - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

Sesame Street Muppets explore the night sky and the Moon. Sponsored by ThinkTV Learn More


SpacePark360 - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

A virtual reality roller coaster show set on various locations in our Solar System. Learn More


Big Astronomy - Planetarium

Planetarium Show


Do-Lab - Science Central

Education Program


Keeper Talk - Vet Hospital

Animal Program

Upcoming Events & Activities

Sunday Jan. 9 10:00 AM

Sensory Sunday

The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery's Sensory Sunday program offers extended hours for local families with a member who has a sensory disorder, such as being on the autism spectrum.

Thursday Jan. 20 5:00 PM

Boonshoft Annual Meeting 2022

Join us for our Annual Meeting via Facebook Live to learn about all the great things happening at the Dayton Society of Natural History!

Sunday Feb. 13 6:00 PM

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Valentine's Evening Under the Stars


Share the stars with your sweetheart this Valentine's Day at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery! Enjoy a romantic evening in our planetarium featuring romantic music and timeless constellation love stories in the stars. While all THREE show times this year will be the same program, the program itself changes from year to year.

Saturday Feb. 19 10:00 AM

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Super Science Saturday

Fun, Free Day for the whole family!

Fun, Free Day for the whole family!

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