Museum of Science and Industry

Science Snoozeum

Stay overnight in the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago!


Event Essentials

  • Date:
  • November 20, 2015
  • Time:
  • 5:30 PM
  • Location:
  • Main Level, Museum-Wide
    Museum Map
  • Tickets:
  • This event requires a ticket for entry.
  • Cost:
  • $65 per person (incl. overnight admission, parking, film, activities, patch and breakfast)

Select Fridays (see dates at left): 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 a.m.

Enjoy a rare opportunity to visit the Museum after dark:

  • Explore the Museum's one-of-a-kind exhibits after everyone else has gone home.
  • Participate in special science activities and make your own science toys.
  • Complete a scavenger hunt for a special patch.
  • Sleep nose-to-nose with a 727, next to a giant heart or steps away from a toy-making factory.

It's all part of the Snoozeum! Snoozeums are open to groups of both boys and girls, ages 6 to 12. Families with children ages 6 to 12 are also welcome. Groups must have a minimum of 10 people, and one adult chaperone must accompany every five children. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.


The $65 per person fee includes overnight admission, parking, an Omnimax® film, activities, a Snoozeum patch and breakfast.

Upcoming Snoozeums for Groups and Families

Friday, November 20 A special holiday-themed Snoozeum!

Sign up to be notified when new Snoozeum dates are added.

Groups Information and Registration
Details and online registration for groups coming to a Snoozeum.
Families Information and Registration
Find out more about bringing your family to MSI for a fun science sleepover!

For MSI Members

Member Camp-In: Friday, September 11
An overnight adventure just for Museum members and their guests.

Museum Hours
  • Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    through September 7 (see exceptions)
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
More Information

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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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