Designed especially for children ages 6-12. Available for teens and adults.
Perot Museum
Children and Teens


Per Child $45
Adult Chaperone $30
Oct 30: Per Child $50
Oct 30: Adult Chaperone $40
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Doze with the Dinosaurs!

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! 

Register yourself and your child today for the opportunity to proudly proclaim "I Dozed with the Dinosaurs at the Perot Museum!"

Reservation Request Form

Spooktacular Halloween Sleepover

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!

Spooktacular Halloween Sleepover Festivities

  • Creepy Crawly Science Show
  • Family-Friendly Halloween film
  • Costume Contest
  • Monster Mash Dance Party
  • Interactive Mystery Puzzle 
  • Slime Bucket
  • Crazy Candy Apple Game
  • Exploding Pumpkins
  • Human Body Station
  • Halloween Treats
  • Candy Stations
  • And so much more! 

Mysterious Science (Located in Museum Auditorium)

  • Ghost Bubbles
  • Skeleton Craft
  • Demos of Kooky Concoctions
  • Goody bag Decoration
  • Spooky Tattoos
​This one-of-a-kind, all-night experience will sell fast, so reserve your spot before it mysteriously disappears! 

 Reserve Now!


General sleepovers at the Perot Museum are a great way for a parent and child or small group to experience the excitement and enlightenment of the Museum after hours!

Sample Sleepover Schedule

6:30pm - Museum Shop opens
7-7:30pm - Checkin
7:30pm - Welcome to your sleepover adventure!
8pm - Family-friendly film
8:40pm - Snack time
8:45-11:30pm - Explore the five levels of the Museum and special hands-on activities for sleepover guests
Midnight - Lights out!

7:15am - Rise and shine!
7:30am - Breakfast
8:00am - Farewell!

Doze with Dinosaurs at the Museum after hours

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, movie and light breakfast to round out the experience! Designed especially for children ages 6-12, Museum sleepovers are ideal for:

  • Schools
  • Churches
  • Scouts
  • Teams
  • Families
  • Anyone who loves to explore and discover!


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 6-12. Children under the age of 6 will not be allowed to attend.


  • $45 per child and $30 per adult chaperone
  • Minimum one chaperone (at least 21 years old) required for every four guests ages 6-12


  • The reservation process starts by completing the Request for More Information
  • Sleepover reservations must be made at least three days in advanced of sleepover
  • Full payment is due at the time of registration
  • Special payment arrangements may be made for groups of 12 or more
  • Payments are nonrefundable and nontransferable

Sleepover Request For More Information


  • What to bring
  • Parking and check-in info
  • Medical release forms

Download Welcome Packet

NOTE: The forms in the welcome packet are due no later than four days prior to the event.

Souvenir Shirts and Patches

Souvenir Sleepover Shirts and Patches

Now you can proudly proclaim “I DOZED WITH THE DINOSAURS!”

  • 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


Call 214.756.5763

Upcoming Dates/Times

2015 General Sleepover Dates
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Oct 30: Spooktacular Sleepover