Visit the Springfield Museums for the Sweet Treats and Mad Science Halloween Party
October 30 @ 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Wear your costume, go trick or treating in the galleries, and enjoy music and science experiments! Free with museum admission.
Dancing Skeletons, 11 am-2 pm
Meet and greet Anne Cubberly’s giant puppet skeletons as they roam the Quadrangle.
Halloween Book Fair, 11 am-3 pm
Thanks to Springfield’s Reading Success by 4th Grade, we have Halloween books! At our pop-up book fair you can choose one (or two or three!) to take home.
Trick or Treat through the Museums, 11 am-3 pm
Wear your costume, sweet or scary (but family appropriate!) and visit themed tables all five museums to collect candy, candy, and more candy!
Songs and Sounds of Halloween, 11 am-3 pm
Join DJ Earl Grayson as he spins the greatest Halloween hits! Stop and dance or sing-a-long to a spooky tune.
Mad Scientists, 11 am-3 pm
We love science so much it’s crazy! Find the roving scientists for on-the-spot science so cool it’s practically magic. Experiments will include channeling current electricity, creating a cloud in a bottle, and more.
Gothic Music Floating over the Quad, 12-2 pm
Beautiful, eerie sounds float out of Christ Church Cathedral, over the granite, and onto grassy Quadrangle. Enjoy the historic music and even walk through the fence and inside to get a peek at the organ.