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Age

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

Location

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

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!

Boy Scout Nova Award Sleepover | May 5

What do your phone, a car, and your refrigerator all have in common? Find out how similar these things really are at a Cub Scout Nova Award Sleepover! Scouts get hands-on with technology and explore its many uses in our everyday lives. Interview some interesting people, code a message, and see what happens when technology fails. Participating scouts will partially earn their Tech Talk and 1-2-3 Go! Nova Award Modules. Individual scouts and entire packs are all invited to this night of discovery.

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

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!

Girl Scout iEntertain Sleepover | July 8

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

Explore exciting electronics and engage with extraordinary entrepreneurs at the Girl Scout iEntertain Sleepover! Create your own 3D printed masterpiece, go behind the scenes with our BEAM robot, and hone your coding skills while exploring all 11 general exhibit halls. Participating scouts and troops will check off several requirements for their technology badge listed below! Whether you're a Brownie using a computer for the first time, a Junior drawing your first animation or a Cadette submitting your digital creation to win a prize, the technology industry is waiting for you to jump in.

Depending on scout level, Girl Scouts will complete requirements on their:

  • Brownie Computer Expert Badge
  • Junior Entertainment Technology Badge
  • Cadette Digital Movie Maker Badge

Cadettes earning their Digital Move Maker badge can submit a short film to win a prize in our iEntertain Film Festival! The submission window is open until July 1st. Films will be advertised during the sleepover, viewed in The Hoglund Foundation Theater, and even compete for several awards. Eligible movies must meet the following criteria:

  • Movie must be at least 5 minutes in length, but no longer than 20 minutes.
  • Movie must feature a female scientist who overcomes an obstacle.
  • Movie must be written, directed, and filmed by Cadette Girl Scouts. Non Girl Scouts may participate in acting or supporting roles.
  • Submissions must be uploaded to YouTube and the movie link emailed to familyadventures@perotmuseum.org.

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!