Museum Info

Boonshoft Museum of
Discovery

2600 DeWeese Parkway
Dayton, OH 45414
(937) 275-7431
Fax (937) 275-5811
TTY (937) 278-6076

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Hours

Monday – Saturday
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Closed: New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Chistmas Eve, Christmas Day, Easter

General Admission

Children (3-17) $11.50
Seniors (60+) $12.50
Adults $14.50
Children under 3 and members are FREE.
Help us create a fun, safe environment for all our visitors! Children under 16 should always be accompanied by an adult in the Museum.
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Media

Media

Thank you for visiting the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery's online newsroom. News releases about our current exhibits and activities have been posted here for your use. For an overview or history of the Museum click here.

News Releases

News releases are listed in reverse chronological order, by date of release, and are available in PDF format. Downloading news releases requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. Members of the media may contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 937-275-7431 ext. 142

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Contact Information

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Marketing & Communications Manager

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937-275-7431 ext. 142

Photo Gallery

Browse our photo gallery for high-resolution photos of current and up-coming events and exhibits at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery and SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park. These photos have been approved for publication. For specific photos not available here or for more information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Recent Publications

The Dayton Society of Natural History produces several publications each month; some are electronic and some are hard copy.

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Under Construction

  • Kids' Playce is currently under construction. Look for brand new additions to this exhibit starting in the fall through early 2016!

What is your favorite exhibit at the Museum?

Science On a Sphere® - 23.3%
Water Properties Table - 20.3%
Cassano’s Pizza Kitchen - 21.6%
Recycling Center - 16.6%
The Courthouse - 8.5%