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Submarine Overnight

Program
Camp-In/Sub-In
Type & Format
Overnight
Duration
2 days
Grade Level
3-12
Subject
Physical, Tech + Engineering
Season
Spring, Autumn, Winter
Cost
$
60
Per
Person

Spend the night aboard OMSI's USS Blueback, a retired U.S. Navy submarine. Experience what it's like to live on a submarine, explore the torpedo room, peer through a periscope and sleep in the crew's quarters. Learn about density and buoyancy as you explore how submarines are designed to dive and surface. Submarine Overnights include dinner, snack and continental breakfast, Empirical Theater show and museum admission the following day.

Time Frame: 4:30 PM to 9:30 AM

Program Includes: A night on the U.S.S. Blueback, a technical tour of the submarine, admission to OMSI, a show in the theater or planetarium, submarine lab program, open submarine exploration, Dinner, snack, and breakfast the following day.

What to Bring: Sleeping bag, pillow, water bottle, plastic bag to carry items in and out of the museum. 

Submarine Overnights 2019-2020*:

December: 6
January: 10, 11, 18, 25
February: 8, 21, 22, 29
March: 7, 14, 21
April: 4, 11, 18, 25
May: 16, 30
June: 6
*More dates may be added by-request. Email register@omsi.edu for availability.

A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or register@omsi.edu.

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