Monday Aug. 21 1:00 PM
On Monday, August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse will occur -- and we are lucky enough to catch part of it in Dayton (from approximately 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.)! As the Moon passes... Learn More
Thursday Aug. 31 6:00 PM
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
Friday Sep. 15 7:00 PM
Friday, September 15 | 7:00 p.m.
On September 15, 2017, after nearly 20 years in space, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will plunge into Saturn’s atmosphere, sending back new and unique science to the... Learn More
Friday Sep. 15 9:00 PM
One-time showing for 2017!
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.
PINK FLOYD: Dark... Learn More
Saturday Sep. 23 12:00 PM
Meet the Boonshoft Museum’s resident rascally rabbit: Luke! This domestic rabbit is an ambassador for hares both wild and domestic, and visitors will learn more about these long-eared... Learn More
Saturday Mar. 10 3:00 PM
The Museum will close at 3:00 p.m. in preparation for Eureka, our annual fundraising event.
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