Summer Sensory Friendly NightsScience After Dark Museum Events


Summer Sensory Friendly Nights
August 2, 5 – 7:30 pm
Free Admission for the first 100 who pre-register! Join us for an evening of sensory friendly science exploration. Take a stroll through our galleries with sensory sensitivity accommodations to lights and sounds while enjoying an evening of sensory friendly activities brought to you by The Hughes Center. At 6:30, take part in a sensory friendly movie in the Digital Dome theater. For more information or to pre-register, call 434. 791.5160 x 0. This opportunity is made possible by the Autism Education Fund of the Community Foundation of the Dan River Region.

Science After Dark
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.