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Spend the night at the Museum and learn about the wonders of outer space with the Planetary Science Institute.

  • Meet real PSI planetary scientists
  • Take your photo with a Thermal camera
  • Search the sky with binoculars & telescopes
  • Touch real meteorites
  • Dry ice bubbles
  • Robots!
  • Make an edible spacecraft
  • Build and launch a rocket
  • Pizza Party dinner
  • Breakfast in your jammies
  • Every child gets a Children’s Museum camping lantern

Pitch a tent at the Museum!**

Family “camping” spaces will be available throughout the museum on first-come, first-served basis
Outdoor camping in the museum courtyard is also available

Room spaces will be reserved after payment is received; please call 520-792-9985, option 5, to find out what spaces are still available and to reserve your space.

** Tents are optional
Activities in BLUE are Space Night exclusives. They will not be part of the Space Day activities from 2-5 pm Aug. 26.

AUGUST 26, 2017

6 pm Saturday to 9 am Sunday

$50 per person/$45 per person for members*

Add an awesome, exclusive Space Night hat for just $10!
($15 on the night of the event)








(style and design may vary)
* 1 adult must be present for every 4 children *
* Children must be 4 to 12 years old *