Open 360+ days a year!

Museum Hours

Exhibit Halls

Open daily, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Planetarium and Mugar Omni Theaters

Sunday - Thursday open 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday and Saturday Nights, open until 10:00 pm (last show) 

Regular Closures

The day before Thanksgiving - early close at 2:00 pm
Thanksgiving Day - closed
Christmas Eve - early close at 2:00 pm
Christmas - closed

The Museum exterior as seen from the river walk.

Exhibit Halls Admission

Visitors over the age of 3 require a ticket to enter the Museum Exhibit Halls. Members do not need to reserve tickets and can go straight to the Exhibit Halls entrance with their Membership card or confirmation email.



Child (3-11, children under 3 visit free)


Senior (60+)


Members (All Ages)


Add-On Pricing

After you have added Exhibit Halls Admission to your cart, add an Omni, Planetarium or 4-D show to your cart to receive the discount. Admission to a 4-D film requires Exhibit Halls Admission.

Planetarium Shows


Omni Films


4-D Films


Special Add-On Price for Members


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Planetarium Shows and Omni Films

Only coming in for a show? Join us in the Planetarium or our newly refurbished Mugar Omni Theater.



Child (3 - 11)


Seniors (60+)


Members (all shows)

Find a Show

Scientific Exploration Awaits!

Use the button below to purchase tickets to the Museum Exhibit Halls. Timed tickets are no longer required – just select the date you will be visiting. Don't forget to add a theater show for just $6 ($5 for Museum members)!