Death at the Museum: A Murder Mystery Event
Saturday, February 11 | 6-8 p.m. | 21+ only
Our annual Valentine’s Day weekend murder mystery is back in 2023!
You’re invited to the most so-fish-ticated gala of the season! JR Hartley, the renowned author, was set to be at the Delaware Museum of Nature & Science to sign his new book, Fly Fishing Revisited. However, the festivities have been interrupted by murder! As the night progresses, clues will be found, motives will be revealed, and a culprit will be discovered. Dress to impress and use your sleuthing skills to solve this masterpiece murder.
Pre-registration required. 21+ only. After-dinner nibbles will be served. First drink is free and drinks available for purchase thereafter.
Embrace your inner nerd and let your geek flag fly at N3RD Thursdays at the Delaware Museum of Nature and Science! Get your science fix with an adult twist at a variety of themed events designed for adults 21 and over. Whether dressing to the nines at the N3RD Prom or donning your post-apocalyptic best at the End of the World Party, come decked out for an evening of fun activities, contests, and grown-up science.
Each event will have:
- A contest
- A theme for dressing up
- Programming from the museum and outside partners
- Cash Bar
- Exactly zero children
Prom Night at the Museum
Thursday, April 20 | 6-9 p.m. | 21+ only
The first in our new N3RD Thursday event series
We’re kicking off Prom season at the Delaware Museum of Nature and Science with the N3RD Prom! Get dressed up for an evening of food, drinks, dancing, and science at this 21+ event designed to give you the prom do-over you deserve. Dine underneath the dinosaurs, dance through the galleries, stargaze on the patio, get your prom portrait taken, and enter for a chance to win fabulous prizes. Features small bites/appetizers by Jamestown Catering, cash bar.
$15/ members, $30/non-members.
Upcoming N3RD Thursdays
Get nerdy with us! N3RD Thursday events are for ages 21+ only
Thursday, June 15
Play games, win prizes, go greener
A Midsummer Night’s STEAM
Thursday, July 20
Dive into the science of sex, reproduction, and mating
Back 2 School
Thursday, August 17
An adults-only field trip to the museum complete with a book fair
End of the World Costume Party
Thursday, October 19
Post-apocalyptic costume party about all the ways the world could end
Festival of Lights
Thursday, December 21
Light up the darkest night with the science of the winter solstice and the history of cultural celebrations surrounding it