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Age

Designed especially for children ages 6-14. Available for teens and adults.

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Perot Museum

Snore and Explore at the Perot Museum!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Request for More Information

Download Welcome Packet


TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Our Staff

All sleepover personnel undergo a background check. Volunteers at overnight events are Perot Museum placement members of the Junior League of Dallas.

Your Group

Groups of all sizes are welcome — from a parent and child to entire organizations. We require one chaperone at least 21 years of age for every four guests ages 6-14. Children under the age of 6 will not be allowed to attend.

Reservation Guidelines

  • The reservation process starts by completing the Request for More Information
  • The forms in the Group Leader Packet are due no later than two weeks prior to sleepover date
  • Full payment is due at the time of registration
  • Special payment arrangements may be made for groups of more than 12
  • Payments are nonrefundable and nontransferable

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Souvenir Shirts and Patches

Souvenir Sleepover Shirts and Patches
  • Preorder to receive a 10% discount
  • Preorders must be received at least one week prior to the night of the Museum Sleepover
  • Shirt text printed with glow‑in‑the‑dark ink
  • Pick up your souvenirs in the store the day of the Sleepover

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore, January 7!

You won't want to miss a whimsical, wintery night of exciting animals, a flurry of science experiments, the holiday film Elf, plus a Winter Wonderland themed photo to take home! So wear your festive pajamas, grab your sleeping bag, and get ready to Snore and Explore — Winter Wonderland style!

Special Pricing: $50/youth, $40/adult chaperone

FEATURED FILM: Elf, 2003
Settle in to our theater to watch this popular holiday comedy that will warm your heart and make you giggle with glee.

ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
Super Robot
Instant Snow
The Melting Snowman
Create a Snowflake 

Dallas Zoo Winter Show
We are bringing the Dallas Zoo to you! This is a 30-minute interactive program that features winter animals from all around the world.

Winter Wonderland Photo Booth
Strike a pose at our Green Screen Photo Booth with special Winter Wonderland theme backgrounds. 

Fire & Ice Show
Enjoy an explosive and entertaining auditorium show while you have a complementary late night snack.

Blubber Glove
Try on a blubber glove and discover how blubber works in Artic environments.

Frost Bubbles
What do you get when you fill a bubble with a carbon dioxide cloud? Frost Bubbles!

Flurry of Winter Games
We challenge you to a fun game of hoops and beanbag toss.

Winter Dance Party
Come limbo and dance with our special prehistoric friend.

  

 

 

 

 

 

Girl Scout Cookie Craze Sleepover | February 10

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

Cookie season is here! To celebrate, we're developing some business sense and earning a badge while we're at it. Design your own edible masterpiece, create a business plan, and present your product in this hands-on business venture. Is there a cookie flavor that sparks your imagination? What about an eye-catching box design? Scouts explore aspects of marketing, advertising, budget planning, and product engineering. Once scouts present their completed cookie, they earn a business-related badge!

Depending on scout level, Girl Scouts will earn:
Brownie Inventor Badge
Junior Product Designer Badge
Cadette Entrepreneur Badge

CALL TO REGISTER 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore, February 18!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, March 11!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, April 21!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

All-Girls Sleepover | May 13

We’re honoring all the amazing women of science with an all-girls slumber party! Join us here at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science for a night of girl-powered discovery. Grab your girlfriends and sign up for a night of memories that will last a lifetime at this year’s All-Girls Sleepover. Our goal is to inspire young girls in the name of nature and science with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive hands-on activities and exciting demonstrations. The overnight fun also includes a family friendly movie, a late night snack and a light breakfast to round out your experience!

The All-Girls Sleepover applies to girls only between the ages of 6-14. Dads may chaperone during the All-Girls Sleepover, but will be assigned to a separate sleeping level.

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, May 26!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Superhero Sleepover | June 9


Photo credit: Dara Jones

It’s a bird, it’s a plane – no, it’s a Superhero Sleepover! Explore and be amazed with after-hours access to 11 state-of-the-art exhibits, and discover the science behind super heroes with an exclusive science show! The overnight fun also includes a family friendly movie, a late night snack and a light breakfast to round out your experience. Don’t forget your cape at home; this is your chance to dress up as your favorite superhero! This action-packed sleepover is sure to be one event your little crime fighter will never forget.

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, July 21!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, August 11!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

Snore and Explore, September 2!

Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience!

Pricing: $45/youth, $30/adult chaperone

For more information, see the Overview at right.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please be aware certain sleepover experiences may vary. 

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 6:30-7pm Dance Party
  • 7:15pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-10:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm 
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Light breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!