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Smithsonian Sleepover at National Museum of American History, Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, or Portrait Gallery
Washington DC & Chantilly, VA
A night of adventure awaits you and your family at a Smithsonian Sleepover!
Imagine rolling out your sleeping bag at the home of the Star-Spangled Banner, in the shadow of the space shuttle Discovery, or near the portraits of presidents and visionaries. That’s exactly what kids and their chaperones can do when they attend a Smithsonian Sleepover. The American History Museum, the Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center, and the National Portrait Gallery are all yours during a night of fun that features tours, demonstrations, games, crafts, and more. Which adventure will you choose?
Grab your CertifiKID offer for $40 Off this one and only "Night at the Museum" experience! Included with each very special offer is your very own Smithsonian Sleepover T-shirt plus a Discovery Theater Ticket to be used at a future visit through December 31, 2019. Check out the live performance listings and locations HERE. Your admission also includes: exclusive access and activities in the museum, an evening snack, interactive exploration of exhibit halls, arts and crafts activities and a light breakfast.
Typical Schedule of events:
- 7 p.m. - Check-in
- 7:30 p.m. - Orientation and snack time
- 8 p.m. - Interactive exploration of the museum & hands-on activities
- 10:50 p.m. - Get ready to sleep
- 11:30 p.m. - Bedtime
- 7 a.m. - Breakfast
- 8 a.m. - Gift shop opens (subject to availability)
- 8:45 a.m. - Time to say farewell...
National Museum of American History Sleepovers for ages 8-14
Participants will solve a mystery of historic proportions during an interactive exploration of exhibit halls. When the devious diva Miss Rose steals six valuable objects from the museum, kids must discover what is missing before the evening’s end. Using their detective skills, they will collect clues to guide them to the crime scene. Along the way, they will take part in games, experiments and craft projects—and even become a presidential candidate. Sleepovers at the National Museum of American History will be held May 24, June 15 and July 5.
National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center Sleepovers for ages 8-14
Kids and their chaperones will explore the whole world of flight, from its pioneering days through the era of commercial aviation to the excitement of today’s space program. After they grab a flight checklist, they will take off for a night that includes plenty of games, art activities and close-up looks at some of the most historic and fascinating craft ever to take to the skies. Udvar-Hazy Center staff will be on hand to offer information and insights about the aviation treasures on view. Sleepovers at the Udvar-Hazy Center will be held May 18, July 13 and Aug. 17.
National Portrait Gallery for ages 10-14
Sleepover participants will discover the stories of poets and presidents, visionaries and villains, actors and activists whose portraits fill the museum’s walls. Inspired by a variety of visual art mediums, games and an immersive guided journey through the museum, sleepover guests create their own portfolios and display their work in a one-night-only gallery exhibition. A sleepover at the National Portrait Gallery will be held Aug. 23.
Please Note: There must be at least ONE adult chaperone, age 21 or older, for every three children in any group that registers (and that adult must purchase admission and register as well).
Information & Restrictions
Smithsonian Sleepover - American History Museum
14th Street and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington , DC 20560
Smithsonian Sleepover - Udvar-Hazy Center
14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy.
14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy.
Chantilly, VA 20151
Smithsonian Sleepover - National Portrait Gallery
8th and G Streets, N.W.
8th and G Streets, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
The Deal: $119 for One Smithsonian Museum Sleepover PLUS Bonus T-shirt + Discovery Theater Admission Ticket ($159 Value - 26% Off).
Offer Valid for the Following Dates:
- Saturday, May 18, 2019
- Saturday, July 13, 2019
- Saturday, August 17, 2019
American History Museum:
- Friday May 24, 2019
- Saturday, June 15, 2019
- Friday, July 5, 2019
National Portrait Gallery:
- Friday, August 23, 2019
What You Need to Know:
- Please select your desired Smithsonian Sleepover location at checkout.
- Please note accurate address and location of each museum. Udvar-Hazy is not located on the National Mall.
- This offer does NOT include sleepovers at National Museum of Natural History.
- Each child and each accompanying adult needs to purchase admission for sleepover.
- For a list of WHAT TO BRING to your Smithsonian Sleepover, click HERE.
- Offer is based upon availability.
- Discovery Theater ticket may be used for a show through the end of 2019. Advance reservations are required. Tickets are based on availability. All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a ticketed adult.
- No partial refund if all goods and services are not redeemed.
Expiration: August 23, 2019.
- Reservations required and subject to availability. After purchase, please register immediately for your desired sleepover date and location by calling Smithsonian Associates Customer Service at 202-633-3030 (M-F, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.). Please provide names for all participants in your party at time of reservation.
- Sleepover date is not guaranteed until phone registration is complete.
- T-shirt and Discovery Theater ticket will be available for pick up at the museum check-in on the night of your sleepover.
Valid only at the Smithsonian Sleepover locations listed above. Valid only for the dates/sessions listed above. Cannot be combined with any other special offers, promotions or discounts. Not valid on prior purchases/reservations/enrollments. Additional service charges may apply. Vendor is responsible for the quality of the products or services provided at redemption. Operating hours are subject to change; check directly with vendor prior to visit. Merchant cancellation policy applies.
This offer is only available through CertifiKID. If you experience any issues or difficulties with registering or purchasing, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you shortly.
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