Sleepovers

Have you ever wanted to spend the night in a museum?

Here’s your chance! Explore the Science Center after dark, check out hundreds of hands-on exhibits, watch a special OMNIMAX® movie on our giant screen, enjoy a late night snack, then grab your sleeping bag and spend the night among your favorite exhibits! Plus, you can enjoy free admission to Great Lakes Science Center the entire next day! Add dinner to your reservation for just $10 per person. Recommended for ages 6 – 12.

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NEW! Community Overnight: Maker
Friday, December 5
6 pm 

Who and what is a maker? A maker, very simply, is a person or thing that creates...something! The rest is left up to your imagination. What will you make? A keychain or a pin? A mini-golf course? Participate in hands-on maker activity stations throughout the musuem, experience the Science Center's new maker space and watch an eye-opening OMNIMAX film before bed. $45 ($40 members). Register at 216-621-2400.

NEW! Overnight: MythBusters
MythBusters: The Explosive ExhibitionCelebrate the opening of MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition and bust some myths with Science Center staff! Enjoy hands-on science activities, watch an explosive demonstration, see an OMNIMAX film before bed and tour the exhibition. $55 ($50 members). Register at 216-621-2400.

  • Community Overnight: Saturday, February 7 at 6 pm
  • Girl Scout Overnight: Saturday, February 21 at 6 pm 
  • Boy Scout Overnight: Saturday, February 28 at 6 pm