Calendar

Daily Programs

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

10:30am

Toddler Investigations - Kids Place

Education Program

1:00pm

Tidal Pool - Tidal Pool

Animal Program

1:30pm

Creative Science - 1st Floor

Education Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:30pm

Science On a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program

3:00pm

Star of Bethlehem - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

3:30pm

What the Tech? - Outside the Do Lab

Education Program

4:00pm

Otter Talks

Animal Program

View Today's Programs


Past Events & Activities

Friday Aug. 18 7:00 PM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

Evening of Astronomy: The Solar Eclipse

Get ready for the solar eclipse occurring Monday, August 21st.  Learn why eclipses occur, what to expect of this 90% partial solar eclipse, and how to safely view it. Weather... Learn More

Saturday Aug. 5 1:00 PM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

Live Animal Birthday Parties

Join us for a series of Discovery Zoo Crew birthday parties! Throughout 2017, we will celebrate a few of our resident animal ambassador birthdays with special presents, treats only-an-animal-would-love, and a... Learn More

Friday Jul. 21 7:00 PM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

The Farthest: Voyager in Space

Screen this NEW documentary, airing on ThinkTV16 in August!

Friday, July 21 Join us for this film that celebrates the magnificent Voyager probes, the men and women who built them, and the vision that propelled them farther than anyone could... Learn More

Saturday Jul. 15 11:00 AM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

World Snake Day

Included with regular admission; members are admitted FREE!

Saturday, July 15, 2017 We're celebrating our slithery reptile friends with an entire day of public programming that features the Museum's various species of snakes, including everyone's favorite 16' ... Learn More

Tuesday Jul. 4 10:00 AM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

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. 24 10:00 AM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

Pop Art Tour

Saturday, June 24, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Join New York pop artist Michael Albert at the Boonshoft Museum for a stop on his midwest Pop Art Tour! Discover this unique... Learn More

Friday Jun. 16 6:30 PM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

Science Cinema: Despicable Me

Friday, June 16 | 6:30 p.m. Join our Astronomy staff for a quick look at the science behind the movie, and then enjoy this fan-favorite film! Ticket Prices Children (3-17) $6.00 Adult Member $8.00... Learn More

Saturday May. 27 11:30 AM

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - {if pages_title}{pages_title}{if:else}{title}{/if}

World Turtle Day

Celebrate some of our most unique animal friends at World Turtle Day. These slow, wrinkled, oddly-shaped reptiles with hard shells – that they can hide in! – are amazing creatures... Learn More

Upcoming Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6

Photo of the Week

More

Latest Updates

More Updates

  • Boonshoft Museum

    21 hours ago

    Boonshoft Museum

    @BoonshoftMuseum

    **Attention homeschool families** 2018 topics and dates are now posted. Happy planning! #homeschool #STEM #science… https://t.co/XK0EEsSeSJ

  • Boonshoft Museum

    yesterday

    Boonshoft Museum

    @BoonshoftMuseum

    From astronaut ice cream to science kits, our Discoveries Shop has something unique for everyone on your list. Chec… https://t.co/UBntKKsKOh