We are OPEN Tuesday-Sunday from 10AM-5PM.  Closed on Mondays.
A timed ticket must be purchased online prior to arrival.

Overnights

Can you imagine spending the day at the Connecticut Science Center? Now imagine being here when the lights go out!

Enjoy a rare opportunity to stay at the Science Center at night. Explore the exhibits, discover special programs and set up camp in front of your favorite exhibit during this exclusive after-hours experience. Don’t miss this memorable overnight adventure!

Upcoming Overnight Dates

No currently scheduled overnights. Check back soon.

All Overnight Excursions include:
  • Exploration of our 10 exhibit galleries with more than 165 hands-on activities.
  • Exciting science challenges and activities on every floor.
  • Time with some of our live animals, including exotic reptiles and insects.
  • A 3D film in our state-of-the-art Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Science Theater.
  • Free General Admission to the Science Center the next day.
  • A late night snack and light breakfast in the morning.
  • A special patch for completing the program.
Registration

Call (860) 520-2117 (Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM) OR email overnights@CTScienceCenter.org for availability and to register.

  • Families

    We welcome families large and small to participate in Overnights. Call (860) 520-2117 during business hours to purchase spaces. Full payment is required to hold reservations.

  • Groups (20 or more people)

    A $50 non-refundable deposit is required within 7 days of your registration with full payment due 30 days before the Overnight event. To make other payment arrangements please contact zzemantic@ctsciencecenter.org. Failure to make payment will result in a cancellation of your reservation and will forfeit your non-refundable deposit.

Overnights Registration Form Overnights Survival Guide (FAQ)
Pricing & Details
  • Individuals: $65 per person
  • Members & Groups: $55 per person
  • Discounted Advance Parking Passes: $12
  • Time: 6PM-8AM
  • Open To: Families and groups with children ages 5-12 years old.
A chaperone/parent-to-child ratio of at least 1:8 is required.
Contact

If you have additional questions, call the Overnight Hotline at (860) 520-2117 or email us at overnights@CTScienceCenter.org