Science After DarkSummer Sensory Friendly Nights Museum Events


Science After Dark
Starting in July! Every First Friday 5:30-9 pm
Discover the mysteries of the universe during our monthly adventures! Learn how to use and create your own star charts or journey through the night sky in The Dome with a special all-live Cosmic Expedition. Gaze through telescopes and see firsthand some of the wonders of the nighttime sky, weather permitting. This incredible event is brought to you in partnership with the Institute for Advance Learning and Research. Members and students with college ID enjoy free admission to Science After Dark; general admission is $5.

Summer Sensory Friendly Nights
June 22, July 13 and August 3                
5 – 7:30 pm

Enjoy  sensory friendly activities by The Hughes Center plus a movie in our Digital Dome Theater at 6:30 pm.

June 22 – Magic Tree House: Space Mission
July 13 – Zula Patrol: Down to Earth
August 3 – Accidental Astronauts

Free for the first 100 individuals who pre-register –call 434.791.5160 x0.