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Designed especially for children ages 6-14. One 21+ chaperone is required for every four guests ages 6-14. Children under 6 may not attend. 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, a live science show, 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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 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

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at the Emoji Sleepover, July 21!

Celebrate the upcoming Emoji Movie at an emoji-themed sleepover, where we'll be exploring the science behind emotions, facial expressions, and — you guessed it — POOP! Go behind the scenes at the 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!

How do you say "I love you" to a cat? What does it mean if a monkey blows you a kiss? Find out as we explore the ways different species express emotion. Stop by the temporary tattoo station to express yourself with decoration, get artistic with some emoji crafts, and visit the selfie booth — complete with backgrounds and props! You'll even get to examine real fossilized dinosaur poop and scat replicas of modern animals, all in the name of science. 

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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at the Eclipse Sleepover on August 11!

Join us for a fun-filled and action-packed night of science where we'll be exploring the phenomenon of the upcoming solar eclipse! Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to all of our 11 exhibit halls, full of robotics, sports, an earthquake table, dinosaurs, and so much more. Take part in exclusive demonstrations and hands-on discovery, and enjoy a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience.

We'll be creating eclipse-related crafts using UV-activated beads to reveal a mystery in the sun, going on a Museum-wide scavenger hunt, busting a move at a dance party with our resident Super-bot, and watching Wild Africa 3D in our Theater. Museum educators will also lead a Science Matters program, where you'll be dazzled by the exciting world of physical science through interactive demonstrations of changing matter and shocking electricity.

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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Wild Africa 3D in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at a Girl Scout Sleepover on May 26!

Investigation

Sharpen your senses and investigate the world around you. Learn the science behind solving mysteries at a sleepover in the Museum! Earn a badge through a one-of-a-kind, girl scouts-only experience! 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 and light breakfast to round out the experience!

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

This is an all-girls sleepover, but males may chaperone. 

For more information, see the Overview at right.

Snore and Explore at the Amaze Your Brain Sleepover on October 6!

Did you know that peanut butter can be converted into diamonds? Or that it's impossible for astronauts to burp in space? Find out the science behind these and other amazing facts at a fun-filled, action-packed sleepover! You'll get to go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to exhibits including robots, sports, an earthquake table, dinosaurs, and more. Be dazzled by a live science show that explores shocking electricity and changing matter, see a 3D film, and have a snack and light breakfast to round out your 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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Hurricane 3D in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at the Spooktacular Halloween Sleepover, October 27!

You won't want to miss a spooktacular night of exciting science, hair-raising crafts and interactive demos, topped off with a family-friendly Halloween film! So wear your favorite costume, grab your sleeping bag and get ready to doze with the dinos - Halloween style!

Activities Will Include
  • Spooky Science Show
  • Family-Friendly Halloween Film
  • Moster Mash Dance Party
  • Exploding Pumpkins
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Ghost Bubbles
  • Costume Contest
  • Halloween Experiments
  • Candy Stations
  • And So Much More!

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

For more information, see the Overview at right.

​This one-of-a-kind, all-night experience will sell fast, so reserve your spot before it mysteriously disappears!

Reserve Now!

Tentative Schedule

  • 6:30pm Check in
  • 7:15pm Welcome to your sleepover adventure!
  • 7:30pm Family-friendly film
  • 8:00pm Exciting Science Demonstration
  • 8:45pm Snack Time
  • 9-10pm Museum Store is open
  • 9-11:30pm Explore the five levels of the Museum and special hands-on activities
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine!
  • 7:30am Breakfast
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at the Journey to Space Sleepover, November 3!

3. 2. 1 Blast off! Get ready for a cosmic adventure at the special Journey to Space Sleepover on November 3, here at the Perot Museum! Sleepover guests will get as close to being in space as one can get from Earth. It’s an incredible and unforgettable hands-on and climb-aboard adventure of science fun and learning that can’t be found anywhere else. They’ll experience the sights, sounds, and smells on board an orbiting space station, and try their hands at some of the feats of engineering that supports astronauts. Keep your eyes wide open as you take a journey you will never forget.

Special Pricing: $50/youth, $40/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
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore, January 6!

You won't want to miss a whimsical, wintery night of exciting animals, a flurry of science experiments, a holiday film, 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

  • 6:30pm Gear drop-off/Check-in
  • 7:30pm Sleepover welcome!
  • 7:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Family-friendly film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7:15am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8:00am Farewell!

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.

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

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

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

Download Sleepover Souvenir Form

Questions?

Call 214.756.5763

Snore and Explore at a Girl Scouts Sleepover on February 2!

Engineering: Build Your World

Learn to solve problems and make the world better through engineering! Earn a badge through a one-of-a-kind, girl scouts-only experience! Go behind the scenes at the Perot Museum with after-hours access to intriguing exhibits, a dance party with dinosaurs, and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, and light breakfast to round out the experience! 

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

This is an all-girls sleepover, but males may chaperone. 

For more information, see the Overview at right.