Calling all night owls! Book your Slumber Party today to enjoy private access to the entire museum from 7:00 PM to 8:00 AM for your whole group! Your favorite children’s museum comes to life after the sun goes down. Rock out in a band OnStage, paint on the walls in the Paintbox, captain a boat down the James River, and climb, slide and zip your way through our four story tower during the most unforgettable slumber party ever!


Late-Night Programs



Explore the stars and planets in our planetarium


Sticks & Bricks

Participants will experience the world of STEM through building and tinkering!


Great Artists

A great way to introduce kids to art and art history, participants attempt to recreate masterpieces!





  • Two chaperones over the age of 18 are required to spend the night

  • Your group will be greeted on arrival at 7:00 PM by a facilitator to get the adventure started.

  • All exhibits will be open.

  • Access to the Cafe Amaze must be arranged no less than 48 hours in advance.

  • Your group has access to our TV and DVD player for a late night movie in the Community Room.

  • Rise and shine at 7:00 AM to pack up your belongings before departing by 8:00 AM.


  • $40 per child (minimum of 15 children)

  • Price includes one free adult chaperone per child.

  • Groups of more than 25 children require the presence of a second Amazing Facilitator for a flat rate of $100.

  • Late-Night Programs may be added for just $5 per participant.


Book Your Slumber Party Today!

You can also reserve your party by calling the museum at (434) 845-1888.