Member and Annual Fund Events

The Museum offers exciting events and experiences to members, donors and friends of MSI throughout the year. These include Member Days, events exclusively for Annual Fund members, and other unique events for select audiences that offer behind-the-scenes looks at MSI exhibits and programs.

Questions? Contact the Membership Team at or the Annual Fund Team at


Thursday, October 27, 2022
3 - 8 p.m.

Haunt our halls during the annual Boo Fest Member Night! You’ll have a scary good time exploring beloved exhibits, trick-or-treating and more.

November – December

Member Holiday Mornings

Saturday, December 3 and Saturday, December 17, 2022
8 - 9:30 a.m. 

Explore our annual holiday displays without the crowds during exclusive Member hours. Enjoy holiday-themed treats and snap a picture with Santa Claus for memories that will last a lifetime.

Member Holiday Evening

Thursday, December 1, 2022
5 - 9 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate the holiday season with a timeless tradition at MSI. Take a break from the cold and warm up with holiday-themed treats and drinks amid the most magical time of the year.

Annual Fund Member Holiday Evening


Wednesday, December 14, 2022
5 - 9 p.m.

Enjoy a dedicated night exclusively for Annual Fund Members to explore MSI’s indoor forest of evergreens celebrating the customs and cultures around the globe. There will be treats and drinks to delight throughout the evening. Spread holiday cheer, and book up to your admit number by inviting friends and family.

Open to Annual Fund members at the Explorers Society level and above.