New This Season!
Take your museum visit to the next level! Make memories and have a blast as you join us for an overnight filled with hands-on science and nature activities designed for the whole family. Select one or more of our family overnight dates, each with a different set of themed programming to delight and engage all ages.
Family Fun Overnights are designed for non-scout groups of 2 to 27 people, ages 6 and up. Families of all styles and non-family groups are welcome. Adults must attend with youth.
Have a group of 28 (or more)? Pick your own date and theme for your very own Night Journey: Overnight Adventure!
Upcoming Family Fun Overnights
Family Fun Overnight: EcoTarium Campout
Saturday, June 23, 2018
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m
Ages 6 and Up
Join us for an overnight of outdoor skills and family fun! Practice a new knot, sing songs around a campfire (weather permitting), and get silly while learning about Leave No Trace principles. Choose from a variety of adventurous activities to suit your family or group! Pick a spot to sleep among the exhibits and finish the night with a planetarium show; or if the weather is favorable, you can choose to pitch a tent on the grounds and finish the night with a guided night hike! Either way, you can enjoy a yummy breakfast and our sunrise wildlife tour in the morning!
- Nonmembers: $50 per person
- Members: $45 per person
- To register: call our reservations department at 508.929.2703.
- These special overnight program will run with a minimum of 28 guests. A maximum ratio of 5 youth to 1 adult chaperone is required.
- Register by Friday, June 8, 2018.