Events Calendar
Learn, explore and play at the Museum during one of our seasonal festivals, daily science demonstrations, or evening programs.
Special Cat Shot Café Access
Special Cat Shot Café Access
July 29, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Appropriate for all ages


Current and former service members who register in advance enjoy exclusive access and complimentary refreshments on the Aircraft Elevator, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, before the showing of the film. With advance registration, military and veteran families may also skip the general admission line and enter via the member line
Virtual Astronomy Live:
Virtual Astronomy Live:
August 21, 3:00pm – 5:00pm ET
NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope: First Science Images
Appropriate for all ages


NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, a partnership with ESA (European Space Agency) and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), released its first full-color images and spectroscopic data on July 12, 2022. As the largest and most complex observatory ever launched into space, Webb went through a six-month period of preparation before it began science work, calibrating its instruments to its space environment and aligning its mirrors. This talk will explain Webb engineering, first science images, and future science goals. 
Free Fridays: Movie Night
Free Fridays: Movie Night
August 26, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Appropriate for all ages


The Museum will offer free admission on the last Friday of every month! Explore the Museum and enjoy a variety of free after-hours programming including movies on the flight deck! Our cafes are open during Free Friday with food and beverages available for purchase.
Behind the Scenes
Behind the Scenes
September 8

40th Anniversary Virtual Experiences

Go behind the scenes and virtually tour some of the Museum’s biggest acquisitions over the last 40 years.
Topic this month: Live from the Intrepid Museum: the British Airways Concorde
Free Fridays: Astronomy Night
Free Fridays: Astronomy Night
September 30, 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Appropriate for all ages


Astronomy Nights feature fun-filled and educational experiences for the whole family, including talks from leading scientists and activities from the Museum’s education department. Local astronomers will be on hand with their high-powered telescopes to help visitors navigate the night sky and answer questions about astronomy and stargazing. Guests are welcome to bring their own binoculars or look through the telescopes of the experts.
Behind the Scenes
Behind the Scenes
December 8

40th Anniversary Virtual Experiences

Go behind the scenes and virtually tour some of the Museum’s biggest acquisitions over the last 40 years.
Topic this month: Live from the Intrepid Museum: the Missile Submarine Growler