Discovery After Dark

Discovery After Dark
School will be back in session, but being a kid lasts forever! Tulsa’s only children’s Museum is opening its doors for the kids at heart during Discovery After Dark on August 25, from 6-9 p.m.


Adults can glide down the tape slide, adventure into the exhibit hall, and be amazed by the workings of science all while sipping a Nothing’s Left Brewing Co. cold beer.

Fermentation science demonstrations will be done by Nothing’s Left Brewing Co. Owner/Brewer Travis Richards and Discovery Lab Director of Education Chip Lindsey.

Proceeds of Discovery After Dark will fund our mission of inspiring children, connecting families and building community through exploration, exhibits, programming and play.

Food truck meals

  • Ruth’s Chicken – One chicken slider with side of fries
  • Masa – 3 empanadas and 2 bacon bombs
  • Hot Mess – One meal

Purchase a VIP ticket to experience the city’s newest venue space Thirty-one Twenty-three that features the best view of Tulsa’s famous downtown skyline and beautiful sunset from 8-10 p.m. 

Ticket includes:

  • Liquid (N)ice Cream (Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream) with Brandy Alexander
  • Extra beer ticket

Register Now

Date & Time

August 25, 2022 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM


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3123 South Riverside Drive, Tulsa, OK 74105

Contact Information

Name: Lori Sparrow

Phone: 918-295-8144 Ext. 2506



Members Only Hours

A benefit of being a Discovery Lab member is every Monday from 9:30 - 10: 30 a.m.  you and your child will get an hour of fun without the crowds of field trips. 
Monday Member Hours

Electric Lime Gala

Set for April 30, 2022, this colorful, exciting event is held annually at Discovery Lab to fund operations, exhibits, and programming in Discovery Lab, and to meet the growing informal educational needs of children and families in the Tulsa community and surrounding region. For our inaugural year at the new Discovery Lab, this event will be taken to new heights--literally! Guests will enjoy a fabulous dinner and exciting auction followed by a cocktail party on Discovery Lab's rooftop terrace.
Electric Lime Gala

Night at the Museum

Need a night out AND an engaging experience for your kids? Night at the Museum fits the bill for both! Drop off the kids for a night of pizza and exciting STEAM play while you enjoy some well-deserved time to yourself. Check our calendar for upcoming dates and to make reservations.
Night at the Museum

Gizmo Guild Member Only Hours

There are many perks of being a Gizmo Guild Member one of which is every 3rd Sunday of each month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Gizmo Guild member get the museum to themselves without the crowds. 
Gizmo Guild Member Only Hours

Monday Morning Programing

Listen, sing-along, and learn with Discovery Lab! Monday Morning Programming is an opportunity for early learners and their caregivers to participate in educational activities taught by our experienced educators. Every Monday at 11:00 a.m. different programming is planned for Discovery Lab guests.
Night at the Museum

Noon Year’s Eve

Celebrate the new year at the new Lab! Run through the tape tunnels and dance the day away with music, entertainment and contests. We will count down to noon and drop thousands of balloons to ring in the noon year! Tickets will go on sale this fall for the annual event.
Electric Lime Gala

Cookies & Science with Santa

MEMBERS-ONLY Event - Enjoy holiday-themed STEAM activities, cookies, a photo op with Santa Claus, and a spectacular science demonstration. Our shop will be stocked for the holidays and members always receive 10% off merchandise.
Electric Lime Gala