BRIGHT NIGHTS at Science Museum Oklahoma

Stay up late at Science Museum Oklahoma with Bright Nights! Bright Nights are your chance to play after hours at Science Museum Oklahoma.

Take a guided tour of outer space in our planetarium, experience whole new worlds in our giant screen theater featuring IMAX films, get your mind blown with Science Live, and enjoy multiple hands-on science experiments at night!

Each Bright Night begins Friday at 7:00pm (check in begins at 6:30pm) and ends at 7:00 a.m.

One adult is required for every six children attending a Bright Night.



Regular Bright Nights, Open To The Public

  • $45 per guest (non-member)
  • $35 per guest (member)
  • $25 per adult (excludes hands-on activities)



8/15/14 Star Wars
9/12/14 Chemistry
10/24/14 Not So Frightening Fun
11/21/14 Hunger Games
3/6/15 Grossology
6/12/15 Frozen


A minimum of 50 registrations per Bright Night is required. If a Bright Night has less than 50 registrants, it may be cancelled and all registrations will be transferred to the next scheduled Bright Night. 

For questions, please contact Science Museum Oklahoma reservations by phone at (405) 602-3760 or email


Dress comfy, but please leave your pajamas at home. You might also want to leave valuables, fans, bouncy castles and any TVs and radios behind as well!


  • Registration begins at 6:00 p.m., activities begin at 7:00 p.m.
  • Pavlov's Cafe will be open until 8pm
  • Snacks and personal ice chests are allowed; please have all personal belongings clearly labeled.
  • One adult for every six children is required. Each group or child MUST be accompanied by an adult sponsor.
  • Basic first aid services are provided by Science Museum Oklahoma's security department.
  • Parking is complimentary for all Bright Night attendees. 

Scout Bright Nights, Not Open To The Public


Please click the appropriate link below to download the registration form for your scout troop Bright Night.

Cub Scout Camp-Ins - Click Here to Download the Form

Girl Scout Camp-Ins - Click Here to Download the Form

Boy Scout Camp-Ins - Click Here to Download the Form

  • $45 per guest (non-member)
  • $5 per scout badge
  • $25 per adult (excludes hands-on activities)

Call (405) 602-3760 to register

Private Bright Nights

Private Bright Night Events exclusively for your school or group are available too at a special discounted rate.

It's time to book your group's private Bright Night event for the school year. Here's some information to get you started ...
$35.00 per person
$5.00 to add on the Dome Theater

•All Bright Nights are from 6pm to Midnight, unless you live out of state or 2+ hours away.
•You must have 100 +attending. If you have 100 In attendance there still is a chance you will have to share the Bright Night date with another school group.

*We no longer offer food options. Pavlov's will be open until 8pm each Bright Night if you would like to order dinner. Don't forget you can always order pizza and have it delivered.
*We have also changed our breakfast options. We now offer fruit, milk, and yogurt.