November 6, 2017

The Snoozeum: Deadwood History’s Museum Overnight

DEADWOOD – On Friday, November 17, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. until Saturday, November 18, 2017, at 8:00 a.m. children in grades 3 – 7 are invited to a museum overnight at the Days of ‘76 Museum. Children must have successful sleepover experience and plan to spend the night. All meals are provided. Admission for The Snoozeum is $25 per child or $20 per museum members. Reservations are required, no walk-ins. Call Amanda or Tera at 605-578-1657 for reservations as space is limited. Children may arrive anytime between 5:30 and 6:00 p.m. with their parents to register.

Children will take part in a fun-filled overnight at the Days of ‘76 Museum by exploring new exhibits and experiencing creative hands-on activities ranging from scavenger hunts to museum games, including "Minute to Win It" challenges such as Glow Stick Toss, Matchmaker, Noodling Around, Defying Gravity, and much more. Children should bring a sleeping bag, pillow, and an overnight bag with pajamas, a change of clothes, and a toothbrush. Participants will take part in activities throughout the Days of ‘76 Museum, but everyone will sleep in the Mary Adams Room.

The program is co-sponsored by Deadwood History, Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission, Adams-Mastrovich Family Foundation, Bill Haas, The William Karl and Laura L. Haas Educational Endowment, Papa John's Pizza, Lynn’s Dakotamart, Spearfish Chamber, Saloon No. 10, The Walter and Francis Green Trust, and Lotus Up Espresso & Deli.


We inspire the global community by preserving and celebrating the cultural heritage of Deadwood and the Black Hills in the context of the American West through exceptional exhibits, innovative educational programs and access to extensive collections in unique settings.

Adams Museum, Days of ‘76 Museum, Historic Adams House, and
Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center (HARCC)

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.