NYSCI Sleepovers

NYSCI Sleepovers

Sleepover in the coolest place in the solar system—without having to be an astronaut!

NYSCI has the perfect, wonder-filled night for every young scientist, right here in Queens.



Open Girl Scout dates:

  • March 18, 2017
  • April 1, 2017

Open Boy Scout dates:

  • March 25, 2017
  • April 8, 2017


Science Activities

Grab your notebook, magnifying glass and lab coat. We begin a journey through the museum to discover the secrets of science; everything from how ants communicate to the magic of optical illusions.

3D Pajama Party

After scouring the museum for clues to the mysteries of the universe, it’s time to snuggle in your PJs with milk and cookies in front of NYSCI’s very own 3D theater.

Lights Out

Rise n Shine: NYSCI Behind the Scenes

Time to roll up the sleeping bags as we fire up the bunsen burners and prepare for the days activities. Make sure to fill up on the continental breakfast provided, especially the coffee adults! Before exploring the exhibits with the whole museum to yourself.



For only $85 per person, between 6:30 pm – 9 am, a NYSCI Sleepover includes:

  • admission
  • parking
  • group orientation
  • organized science activities
  • 3D theater show
  • 450 hands-on exhibits
  • milk and cookies with 3D theater show
  • bagels, cereal, orange juice and coffee in the morning
  • play time in NYSCI’s outdoor Science Playground (weather permitting)
  • special NYSCI Sleepover badge

*Open to community groups, scout councils and service units. Not available to individuals.

Download the complete FAQ here.

If you have other questions, please contact the Sleepover Coordinator at 718-699-0005 ext. 361 or via email.


NYSCI Sleepover Booking Inquiry
Select an open Girl Scout or Boy Scout date.