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December 6, 2023

Boo!seum

Boo!seum Programming at CMC on Weekends

Fun family programming aims to make Cincinnati's Boo!seum shine!

Round up your fellow ghouls and goblins for a Halloween bash that will take weeks to celebrate. The Cincinnati Museum Center is hosting “Weekends at the Boo!seum” throughout October. Beginning Saturday, Oct. 7 — and continuing every weekend this month —  families can enjoy themed happenings as well as a $3 discount if you wear a costume. Here’s what Boo!seum is all about:

Boo!seum Happenings

IN THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM:

ON SATURDAYS

10:30 a.m.: Monster Mash Dance Party in Corbett Theater
This spooky, fun dance party is sure to be a graveyard smash.

Noon: Children’s Costume Parade starting in Animal Spot
Show off your costume as we parade around The Children’s Museum!

1 p.m.: Monster Mash Dance Party in Corbett Theater
This spooky, fun dance party is sure to be a graveyard smash.

2 p.m.: Children’s Costume Parade starting in Animal Spot
Show off your costume as we parade around The Children’s Museum!

3 to 5 p.m.: Halloween Activity in KidSPACE
Drop into KidSPACE for some spooky, creative activities.

ON SUNDAYS

10:30 a.m.: Autumn Songs and Stories in Corbett Theater
Join us as we play, dance, sing and listen to a fall story!

Noon: Children’s Costume Parade starting in Animal Spot
Show off your costume as we parade around The Children’s Museum!

1 p.m.: Monster Mash Dance Party in Corbett Theater
This spooky, fun dance party is sure to be a graveyard smash.

2 p.m.: Children’s Costume Parade starting in Animal Spot
Show off your costume as we parade around The Children’s Museum!

3 to 5 p.m.: Halloween Activity in KidSPACE
Drop into KidSPACE for some spooky, creative activities.

IN THE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY & SCIENCE:

ON SATURDAYS

10:30 a.m.: Meet Bats at The Cave
Meet creepy, crawly critters in the Museum of Natural History & Science!

11:30 a.m.: Science Experiments at the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation Science Stage
From boo bubbles to levitating pumpkins, join one of our resident Mad Scientists for a hair-raising Science Stage Show experience!

Noon: Meet a Snake at The Cave
Meet creepy, crawly critters in the Museum of Natural History & Science!

2:30 p.m.: Science Experiments at the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation Science Stage
From boo bubbles to levitating pumpkins, join one of our resident Mad Scientists for a hair-raising Science Stage Show experience!

ON SUNDAYS

11:30 a.m.: Science Experiments at the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation Science Stage
From boo bubbles to levitating pumpkins, join one of our resident Mad Scientists for a hair-raising Science Stage Show experience!

2:30 p.m.: Science Experiments at the Austin E. Knowlton Foundation Science Stage
From boo bubbles to levitating pumpkins, join one of our resident Mad Scientists for a hair-raising Science Stage Show experience!

IN THE CINCINNATI HISTORY MUSEUM:

ON SATURDAYS

10 to 11 a.m.: Halloween Prints in History in the Making Classroom
Join us in our History in the Making classroom to learn about some historical printmaking methods and help us make some Halloween printed art that’s yours to keep!

ON SUNDAYS

10 to 11:30 a.m.: Halloween Prints in History in the Making Classroom
Join us in our History in the Making classroom to learn about some historical printmaking methods and help us make some Halloween printed art that’s yours to keep!

2 to 4 p.m. Halloween Prints in History in the Making Classroom
Join us in our History in the Making classroom to learn about some historical printmaking methods and help us make some Halloween printed art that’s yours to keep!


All activities are included with Museum Admission and free for CMC Members. Head to the box office to get your $3 off if you wear a costume! 

 

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Susan Day

Susan Day is the editor in chief of Cincinnati Family Magazine and a mother of four.