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Daily Programs

Wednesday, December 31, 1969

10:30am

Discovery Table - Explorer's Crossing, 2nd Floor

Education Program

11:00am

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

11:30am

Science On a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program

12:00pm

Flying Monsters - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

1:00pm

Space Park 360 - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

1:30pm

Science Theater - Science Theater, First Floor

Education Program

2:00pm

The Sky Tonight - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

Planetarium Show

2:30pm

Do Lab

Education Program

3:00pm

Cosmic Colors - Caryl D. Philips Space Theater

3:45pm

Otter Talk - Discovery Zoo

Animal Program

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Past Events & Activities

Friday Sep. 21 9:00 PM

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Pink Floyd: Special Effects Show

It's a double header in the planetarium! Join our Astronomy Department for a night of spectacular visuals and music, with three shows in the planetarium.  Friday, September 21 PINK... Learn More

Saturday Sep. 8 9:00 AM

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ALERT: Museum Closed

Please note that the Museum will be CLOSED for the day. Questions? Call 937.275.7431 or email GuestServices@BoonshoftMuseum.org

Sunday Sep. 2 6:00 AM

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Support the Museum! 2018 Tour de Gem: Team Boonshoft

Rides Start/Finish at Fifth Third Field

Hit the road with us on Saturday, September 2 for the first Tour de Gem: The Dayton Cycling Classic in support of the Boonshoft Museum! This day of early fall cycling... Learn More

Thursday Aug. 30 6:00 PM

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Educator Open House

Online registration now open!

Calling all educators – tonight is your night! Come see what the Boonshoft Museum, SunWatch, and Fort Ancient have to offer you and your students. Not only are we thrilled... Learn More

Saturday Aug. 18 10:00 AM

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Super Science Saturday: Colorama

As students prepare to head back into the classroom, give them a boost with this day full of learning about color! Discover why leaves change color before falling from the... Learn More

Friday Aug. 17 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Dark Matter and Dark Energy

Surprisingly, we still don’t know what exactly 95% of the universe is made of! Come learn our latest hypotheses about this mystery and explore today’s cutting-edge research... Learn More

Friday Jul. 20 7:00 PM

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Evening of Astronomy: Things That Go Bump in the Night

Comets, Asteroids and Meteors

Things That Go Bump in the Night: Comets, Asteroids & Meteors Learn how to see the spectacular Perseids meteor shower in early August! We’ll also discuss the measures... Learn More

Sunday Jul. 15 2:15 PM

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World Snake Day

Included with regular admission; members are admitted FREE!

Sunday, July 15, 2018 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

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