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Age

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. Private Sleepovers 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, a live science show, and hands-on discovery — with a late-night snack, 3D movie and light breakfast to round out the experience. Plus, parking is FREE for sleepover guests!

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!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am 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.

Private Sleepovers

Private sleepovers are a great way to spend an educational, fun-filled night with your exclusive group. Bring your students, scouts, church group, or family reunion for a night they will never forget. Dates are available year round, excluding December. Contact the Family Adventures department at 214.756.5763 to check on available dates and schedule your private sleepover.

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

Financial Aid

Title 1 schools and disadvantaged students may qualify for financial aid. Contact the Family Adventures department at 214.756.5763 for more details.

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!
  • 6:30-9:30pm 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!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am Farewell!

ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:
Super Robot
Instant Snow
Winter, Mega Magnified!

Fingerprint Snowflakes


Hot Ice
Watch a super-cooled liquid become ice in seconds! Pour yourself an ice sculpture or watch a jar of ice form.

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.

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

Frozen
See this wintry film in our Theater!

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: Robotics

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.

Snore and explore at the Grossology Sleepover on February 17!

Science can be super gross, and we love it! Spend a disgustingly fun night at the Museum exploring the ickier side of science. Find out why we have boogers, what we can learn from dinosaur poop, and other wonderfully revolting things. Reserve your spot to celebrate a night of slime, bugs, poop, and the science of all things gross!

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!
  • 6:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm
    -Open exploration
    -Snack time
    -Live Science show
  • 11pm Dino Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am 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

Video Game Science Sleepover, March 16

Explore the programming behind your favorite games, learn how computer glitches happen, and uncover the science of your favorite mining game with a real geologist! The overnight fun also includes a live science show, a late night snack and a 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!
  • 6:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm 
    -Open exploration
    -Film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Interactive science show
  • 11pm Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am 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

All Boys Engineering Sleepover, April 13

Discover the secrets built into the world around you as you learn how rollercoasters are built, create an earthquake-proof building, and learn some of the secrets inside the Perot Museum building itself! The overnight fun also includes a family-friendly movie, late night snack and light breakfast to round out your experience. Women may chaperone.

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!
  • 6:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm 
    -Open exploration
    -Film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Live Science show
  • 11pm Dino Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am 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

All Girls STEM Sleepover, May 5

Grab your girlfriends and sign up for a night of memories that will last a lifetime at this year’s All Girls sleepover. Meet female scientists and participate in live demonstrations. Get inspired with after-hour 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! Men may chaperone.

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!
  • 6:30-9:30pm Museum Store is open
  • 7:30-11:30pm 
    -Open exploration
    -Film in the Theater
    -Snack time
    -Live Science show
  • 11pm Dino Dance party
  • Midnight Lights out!
  • 7am Rise and shine! Light breakfast available.
  • 8am 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