Science Overnights


Science Museum Oklahoma takes a night at the museum to a whole new level with Science Overnights. Begin the evening with a live science show, engage in special hands-on activities, experience the Kirkpatrick Planetarium and camp out among the exhibits. SMO's Science Overnight themes and activities that are sure to educate, inspire, and delight your group!

Science Overnights are currently only available for Scouts and private parties.

Private Science Overnights at Science Museum Oklahoma

Get a group together and schedule your very own night at the museum! You choose the theme, SMO does the rest. A private Science Overnight at SMO requires a minimum of 100 participants and is the perfect outing for schools, youth groups and beyond.

SMO's Science Overnights include themed activities designed by museum educators, access to the museum's permanent exhibits, Kirkpatrick Planetarium and Science Live shows, and a light breakfast on Saturday morning.

For more information about booking a private Science Overnight, contact our reservations office at (405) 602-3760 or email

Scout Science Overnights

Explore the great indoors! At Science Museum Oklahoma’s Scout Science Overnights you’ll get a camping experience unlike any other, and some extra scouting skills to boot! Scouts will experience a live science demonstration, engage in special hands-on activities, see a star show in the Kirkpatrick Planetarium and camp out among the exhibits.

Science Museum Oklahoma's Scout Overnights are exclusively for Scouts and their families and are a great way for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts of all levels to attend badge classes.

See Upcoming Overnights for Scouts

FAQ and Themes for Private Science Overnights

Science Overnight FAQ

Science Overnight Themes

Code of Conduct and Photo Release

All ready for your Overnight? Great! Please review the Code of Conduct and the Photograpy Release. Both must be signed prior to arrival. We can’t wait to see you!

Code of Conduct and Photo Release