The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is temporarily closed to support our nation's efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes all exhibits, events, programs and Spring Break Camp. We will re-open in alignment with Palm Beach County Schools. Please stay tuned to our dedicated webpage and social media channels for virtual science and more updates.

Nights at the Museum

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UPDATE: Our team has been monitoring the quickly evolving COVID-19 situation closely and abiding by official recommendations from the Office of Emergency Management and the Florida Department of Health. After further review of the latest recommendations, we have decided to postpone our March event. Please stay tuned to this page for a new date and more updates. 

On the last Friday of each month, from 6-9pm, guests of all ages can enjoy extended hours of exploration at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium! Each Night at the Museum is a different theme, which includes various interactive science crafts, activities, entertainment, exhibits, planetarium shows, and a chance to view the night sky in Palm Beach County's only public observatory! Food and beverage from Johnny Boys will be available for purchase throughout the evening. 

Admission to Nights at the Museum: $14.95 for adults, $12.95 for seniors, $10.95 for children (3-12), FREE for children under 3, and $6 for adult members (child members are FREE). Guests will receive 10% off on Gem Panning Rough and members will receive 20%!

Upcoming Nights at the Museum events:

  • March 27thWacky Weather  POSTPONED
  • April 24th – Eco Craze
  • May 29th - Spring Science 
  • June 26th - Mind-Bending 
  • July 31st - Seafari 

Girl Scouts are welcome! Visit the Girl Scout page here for more information.

For more information, call (561) 832-1988. Additional fee for planetarium shows, gem panning and face painting.

Thank you to our event partners!

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