Summer at the Museum
Spend your summer at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History where learning is cool in 165,000 square feet of air conditioning! Explore our special exhibitions, films and programming below.
Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept & V-Drome 2020 | Now on Exhibit: Take a cosmic journey while exploring the Museum’s exciting future! Launchpad: Apollo 11 Promises Kept commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing and introduces V-Drome 2020, a new 4-D theatrical experience coming soon. Learn more.
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition | Now Showing in the Omni Theater: With never before seen 70mm footage and a trove of newly discovered audio recordings, the film reconstructs the exhilarating moments of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Learn more.
Apollo 11 Redux | Now on Exhibit: Take a seat at Mission Control in the Noble Planetarium! Visit Apollo Redux, now on exhibit in the Noble Planetarium Gallery! It’s an authentic Apollo-era piece of history where you will learn about people just like you who made it possible for astronauts to take that first small step onto the moon. Learn more.
Science on Tap | June 21, July 19 and August 16: Revolving around a new theme with every iteration, this 21+ event transforms the Museum into an adults-only paradise with after-hours access to exhibits, exciting hands-on activities and competitions, experts chats, tasty samples from local artisans and a cash bar with specialty cocktails. Learn more.
Superpower Dogs | Now Showing in the Omni Theater: Join an immersive IMAX adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Learn more.
Imagine the Moon | Showing July 1 – July 31 in the Noble Planetarium: Produced by the Adler Planetarium, Imagine the Moon explores how the Moon has inspired human creativity, learning and exploration ever since we have looked to the sky. Learn more.
Mid-Week Movie Night | Every Wednesday through August 14: Take a giant screen adventure at Mid-Week Movie Night! Enjoy discounted IMAX documentary films and feature length films coupled with specials in Reel Refreshments. Learn more.
Maker Studio | Select Dates This Summer: Maker Studio is a pop-up program located in Innovation Studios designed to give guests an opportunity to engage in hands-on making and STEAM based experiences in a small setting. The program is for guests ages 8 & up and included in exhibit admission. Learn more.