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Boonshoft Museum of

2600 DeWeese Parkway
Dayton, OH 45414
(937) 275-7431
Fax (937) 275-5811
TTY (937) 278-6076

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Monday – Saturday
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Closed: New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Chistmas Eve, Christmas Day, Easter

General Admission

Children (3-16) $10.00
Seniors (60+) $11.00
Adults $13.00
Children under 3 and members are FREE.
Help us create a fun, safe environment for all our visitors! Children under 16 should always be accompanied by an adult in the Museum.
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Special Events

Science of Wine


Join the Boonshoft Museum's volunteer Associate Board for an evening of exotic wine, heavy hors d'oeuvres, and adult activities--all in celebration of the upcoming exhibit Amazon Voyage. Casual attire is welcome, valet service is available. Proceeds from Science of Wine go to support our stellar educational programs and activities in the community.

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Admission is $100/person.  Online sales have now ended; tickets may still be purchased at the door. All sales final.

  • Sample an array of unique wines from 10 different wineries across Argentina and Chile.
  • Savor delicious hors d'oeuvres and desserts as you explore the Museum after-hours.
  • South American culture comes alive with live music and demonstrations provided by Phil DeGreg's Samba Jazz Syndicate and Capoeira Dayton.
  • Try your luck at the Science of Wine raffle to win one of many wonderful prizes including bountiful wine baskets, theater tickets, and more.
  • Get an exclusive seek peek the Museums latest traveling exhibition, Amazon Voyage, as professional Museum staff guide you on a tour, complete with up-close encounters of the Museum's live animals and their visiting exotic and aquatic friends who are on exhibition during Amazon Voyage.


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