Museum of the Moon at Desert Botanical Garden

February 7, 2023 - February 14, 2023
Museum of the Moon at Desert Botanical Garden

Event Summary

Prepare to be moonstruck at the Museum of the Moon at Desert Botanical Garden for a limited time only. Museum of the Moon by UK artist Luke Jerram inspires awe with a 23-foot diameter glowing moon that provides detailed views of the lunar surface fused with a stellar soundtrack by composer Dan Jones.

Museum of the Moon Related Experiences

Children and Family Pop-Ups | Feb. 7-14 | 10:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Enjoy hands-on activity stations that are out of this world! Designed for children of all ages and the young at heart, under the unique backdrop of the Museum of the Moon.

Bar Flies: Under the Moon | Feb. 8 | Doors open at 6:30 p.m., event starts at 7 p.m. | Members $32.95 | General Admission $36.95

Come for the true stories, stay for the drinks. Eleven local storytellers will share lunar-inspired tales in the Garden debut of this popular series held underneath Museum of the Moon. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll howl. Mature content.

Family Night | Feb. 10 | 5:30 to 9:30 pm

Nighttime viewing of the Museum of the Moon promises to be an experience like no other! Come and connect with astronomical experts to learn more about our closest neighbor, the Moon. Complimentary telescope viewing stations will also be available.

Couple’s Collage Night with Cut + Paste Phoenix | Feb. 11, 7 to 10 p.m.

Create personalized collages with your significant other for a romantic evening under the night sky. Grab a glass of wine, a glue stick and get your creativity flowing with local art collaborative Cut + Paste PHX, using the Moon and romance as your inspiration.

Visit the Desert Botanical Garden website for additional related classes.

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