Museum of Science and Industry

Science Snoozeum

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


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Event Essentials

  • Date:
  • December 11, 2015, January 22, 2016, February 5, 2016, February 20, 2016, March 11, 2016, April 15, 2016
  • Time:
  • 5:30 PM
  • Location:
  • Main Level, Museum-Wide
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  • Tickets:
  • This event requires a ticket for entry.
  • Cost:
  • $65 per person (incl. overnight admission, parking, film, activities, patch and breakfast)

Select Fridays and Saturdays (see dates at left), 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Enjoy a rare chance to visit MSI after everyone else has gone home!

  • Explore the Museum's one-of-a-kind exhibits at your own pace.
  • 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 6-12, as well as families with children ages 6-12. The Snoozeum begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends at 8:30 a.m. the following day. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. For everything to know about coming to a Snoozeum, download our Participant Guide.


Upcoming Snoozeums for Groups and Families

Friday, December 11holiday-themed Snoozeum!
Friday, January 22, 2016
Friday, February 5
Saturday, February 20
Friday, March 11
Friday, April 15

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

How to Register

Registration for Groups
Groups have a minimum of 10 people, with one adult chaperone for every five children. Register online at the link below.
Registration For Families
Families with kids ages 6-12 can register by phone at (773) 684-9844, ext. 8800. Download the guide below for important information and required forms.

Museum Hours
  • through November 29:
    Monday-Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Friday-Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
More Information

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