Members-Only Hours & Events

Members-Only Hours

Members-only hours will be the first full weekend of each month — Saturday, 9 to 10 a.m. and Sunday, 10 to 11 a.m. You may bring the number of people as covered by your membership. No additional guests will be permitted during members-only hours. Come and enjoy the Museum and experience our Bio Lab, ChallENGe Lab and Children’s Museum before the general public! Click below to reserve tickets during members-only hours.

Members-only hours does not include local reciprocity or ASTC Passport Program.



Family pointing at dinosaur

After Hours at the Perot Museum

Event held twice a year in June and October.

Join us for our members-only After Hours event! Enjoy family-friendly STEM activities, local food trucks, and an opportunity to explore the Museum with other members

Explore level members and above – Free
Core level members – $5 per ticket
Community Partners – $1 per ticket


Science Demos

Demos are free and held on Sundays during members-only hour, 10-11 a.m. Open to Explore level members and above. 

Join our Learning Department in The Hoglund Foundation Theater to witness experiments with Fire and Ice.

Next date: September 8. 



Children’s STEM Workshops — Will return in October

Workshops are free and open to Explore level members and above. 

These hands-on and interactive experiences are designed to ignite the curiosity of young minds, fostering a love for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) through engaging activities centered around the beauty and mysteries of nature and science.

Workshops are geared toward kids in grades K-6, and are available to Members at the Explore level and above.

Stay tuned! Children’s STEM workshops will return in October.

Our teams are busy forming hypotheses and conducting experiments to bring members new and exciting hands-on learning. We look forward to seeing you again in the fall for all new Children’s STEM workshops!


Paleo / Architecture Tours

Tours are free and open to Explore level members and above. 

Join our Learning and Paleontology Teams for a members-only tour around the museum. Engage in hands-on experiences with specimens from our Collections and receive a “behind the glass” view of our Paleo Lab!

Next date: November 5 – Registration will open at a later date.