It's a sleepover like you have never experienced before! Sleep next to planets in the S.P.A.C.E. Gallery during your Science Sleepover at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton.
You will participate in hands-on interactive learning, engage with a science demonstration on the Science Stage, tour the galleries, end the night with a planetarium show in the Zeidler Dome and experience IMAX the next morning.
Science Sleepovers run on select days. Thursday to Friday, Friday to Saturday, or Saturday to Sunday.
Price includes admission, activities and materials, evening snack, drink plus breakfast, and entry to the Zeidler Dome and IMAX Theatre.
Suitable for field trips (grades 3-12), school groups, church groups, Embers, Girl Guides, Pathfinders, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Junior Forest Wardens!
Cost: $85.00 + GST per participant and chaperone
Upgrade your experience by purchasing a Dinner Package for $15.00 per person
Sleepover Dates 2023-2024:
- January 19 and 20
- February 9 and 10
- February 23 and 24
- March 15 and 16
- April 19 and 20
- May 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 29, 30, and 31
- June 5, 6, and 7
If your group has purchased the Dinner Package:
Arrive at 5:30 p.m. to store your gear, then head to the Purple Pear Restaurant for your meal. After dinner, follow the timeline below.
If the group has not purchased the Dinner Package:
6:45 p.m. - Arrive at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton and be greeted by your Science Educator. They will be your guide during your visit. Store your personal belongings and settle in
7:00 p.m. - Overview of Safety protocols and facility tour with Science Educator
7:15 p.m. - 45-minute hands-on Engineering themed program
8:00 p.m. - 30–45-minute unguided gallery exploration. Chaperones to supervise groups
8:30 p.m. - 30–45-minute Space themed demonstration on the Science Stage
9:30–9:45 p.m. - Settle into your sleeping area in a gallery then enjoy a late-night snack in the Purple Pear Restaurant.
10:00 p.m. - IMAX film
10:30–10:45 p.m. - Lights out
7:30 a.m. - Rise and Shine! It's time to pack your gear
8:00 a.m. - Breakfast in Purple Pear Restaurant
9:00 a.m. - 30–45-minute Planetarium show in the Zeidler Dome
10:00 a.m. - Group photo opportunity before departure
Science Sleepover schedules and activities are subject to change based on events at the science center during your visit.
Leave the meals to us! Add on the Dinner Package for $15.00 + GST per person.
Dinner will include a main entrée, salad, fruit, and choice of milk, juice, water, coffee or tea and a variety of desserts.
Choose ONE of the following choices for Main Entrée:
- Hot Dog and French Fries
- Chicken Nuggets and Tater Tots
- Personal Cheese Pizza
Dinner is prepared by the Purple Pear Restaurant.
Science Sleepover Requirements:
- One (1) adult chaperone for every seven (7) students
- Participants must supply their sleeping bag, twin-sized foam underlay, pillow and personal hygiene materials. No cots.
Sleepover Request Form:
- 1. Who can participate in sleepovers?
- 2. Do we need to wear masks?
- 3. How many participants can be at a sleepover?
- 4. How many chaperones do we need?
- 5. Will we be the only ones at the sleepover?
- 6. Can we eat at the science centre?
- 7. What about allergies or special diets?
- 8. Can I bring my phone or tablet to the Science Sleepover?
- 9. What is the booking and cancellation policy