We are OPEN Tuesday-Sunday from 10AM-5PM.  Closed on Mondays.
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Event Information

Saturday-Sunday, October 19 & 20, 2019 11AM-3PM (11AM–3PM)

The Connecticut Science Center will get a little spooky and a little kooky for our annual Spooktacular Science Weekend! Have a ball at the ultimate Halloween party. Meet Mal and Evie from the Descendants, join the Baby Shark Bubble Dance Party, and see our stunning new exhibition, Our Changing Earth. Enjoy a Hocus Pocus sing along with the Sanderson Sisters and spooky surprises throughout the day.

We’re continuing the fun into the night with a Spooktacular Sleepover! The Spooktacular Science Sleepover requires pre-registration and a separate ticket. Space is limited.

Spooktacular Activities


Pumpkin Decorating
Trick or Treating
Meet Descendants Mal & Evie
Baby Shark Bubble Dance Party
Baby Shark Arts and Crafts
Hocus Pocus Witches Dance Party
Hocus Pocus Arts and Crafts
LIVE! Science: Monster Genetics
Spooky Story time
Wildlife Encounters Stage Show (Additional Ticket Required)
*** Activities listed are tentative and subject to change. ***


Purchase General Admission (Saturday) Purchase General Admission (Sunday)

All activities are included FREE with a Connecticut Science Center Membership or the purchase of General Admission.

Wildlife Encounters Animal Stage Show

You won’t want to miss a special larger-than-life stage show with Wildlife Encounters, where you’ll see animals you’ve never seen before. They’re so wild, you won’t believe they’re real. The skilled presenters of Wildlife Encounters offer an exciting show with a variety of unique animals. Animals may vary by show.

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