Museum Info

Boonshoft Museum of

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

Directions & Map


Monday – Saturday
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
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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The learning doesn't stop at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery. Visit all our sister sites to keep the discovery and exploration going. Be sure to follow us via the social media links below so you don't miss out on any of the fun!


Boonshoft Museum of Discovery

2600 DeWeese Parkway
Dayton, OH 45414


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1465 Upper Valley Pike, Between Macy's and Sears
Springfield, OH 45504



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6123 St. Rt. 350
Oregonia, Ohio 45054



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2301 W. River Road
Dayton, OH 45418
(937) 268-8199



Special Events -

Summer Camp Registration starts on March 9, 2015 for Members and March 16, 2015 for Non-Members. Learn More.

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We are a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization


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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%