Daily Programs

Today, July 19, 2021


Discovery Table - Next to Bugly House


One World, One Sky: Sesame Street - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

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


Two Small Pieces of Glass - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

Two Small Pieces of Glass (Fulldome) Two students interact with an astronomer at a local star party. Along the way they learn how telescopes work, the history of telescopes, and some major discoveries made with these instruments. 30 minutes. Ages 8+ Learn More


Science on a Sphere - Tait Auditorium

Education Program


SpacePark360 - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

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


Keeper Talk - Vet Hospital

Animal Program


Wildest Weather in the Solar System - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

A tour of extreme weather in the Solar System on places other than Earth. Learn More


Sky Tonight - Planetarium

Planetarium Show

A live presentation by an astronomer, this is a traditional planetarium stargazing show with stars, planets and constellations. Learn More

Upcoming Events & Activities

Sunday Jul. 11 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.

Saturday Aug. 28 7:00 PM

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You're Invited to our Annual Fundraiser: EcoBASH - A Fresh Air Affair!

The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery proudly announces this year’s annual fundraiser, the Boonshoft EcoBash - A Fresh Air Affair, to be held on Saturday, August 28, 2021, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

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Latest Updates

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    Member registration is OPEN for ALL July Summer STEM Camps!! **Public registration opens Monday, 6.14 @ 9am**

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