Family Programs

Museum & planetarium closed on November 16 and November 18-26. Open Saturday, November 17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Be sure to check out our Birthday Parties and Group Visit pages for more fun and educational programs for all ages! Attendance is limited; please register early.


Nature by Night Flashlight Tours

Nature by NightFirst Fridays: 2019 links coming soon
Ages 4-13
6-8 p.m.

  • Registration links coming soon.
  • Non-member pricing: $20 per adult/child pair; $5 for each additional family member
  • Member pricing: $20 per family (choose adult/child at registration)
  • Group pricing: contact us for details

The best part of a slumber party is staying up at night! Wear your favorite jammies and roam the world’s habitats in an after-hours tour of the Schisler Museum and McMunn Planetarium.

One adult per family is required to remain throughout the visit. Event includes flashlight tour, planetarium film, craft, and goody bag. Flashlights are provided, but you may bring your own or use a cellphone.