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Winter Break: Noon Years

Got a bedtime to catch before midnight? Attend one of our Noon Years programs so that your littlest ones get to celebrate too!

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Join us on New Years Eve and New Years Day to celebrate traditions practiced around the world!

Programs & Activities:

  • Noon Years Celebration (Dec. 31 & Jan. 1): Celebrate New Years around the world with your littlest ones!
  • Fireworks in a Jar (Jan. 1 Only): Ring in the New Year and witness fireworks in a jar in this science encounter.
  • Passports (Dec. 31 Only): Grab a passport and collect stamps from around the world by completing activities!
  • Noon Countdown (Dec. 31 Only): Join us for a countdown with a grand finale of an ending (RMSC Lobby).
  • A Year on Other Planets (Dec. 31 Only): How long is a year on other planets compared to our calendar year?
  • Fly into the New Year with the Model Airplane Club: Join the Model Airplane Club in the Eisenhart Auditorium as they fly lightweight indoor rubber band airplanes!
  • The Chill Lounge: A quiet, low sensory space for families who need to take a little break with low light and quiet activities, reading, and coloring.
  • Lucky Colors: Learn what colors bring you luck into the New Year from different cultures.
  • Resolution Table: Make resolutions for your 2023.
  • Westerly Winds: Make your own weathervane to test which way the wind is blowing.
  • And more!

About The Event

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  • December 31, 2022 – January 1, 2023
  • 11am–3pm, every day


  • Tickets are included with general admission! 

Follow the link below to purchase admission for the days you plan to visit.