Ring in the Noon Year with the Museum! Count down to noon to see a dramatic and quirky version of the traditional ball drop! Kick off the New Year with science on your side – watch 2,019 bouncy balls, paper streamers and confetti bring the Rotunda to life for a special ball drop to celebrate the New Year.
When: Tuesday, December 31 from 10 am to 1 pm
Noon Year’s Eve is included in Museum admission and is open to the first 2,500 guests. The Museum will open at 9 am that day to begin selling tickets. Tickets must be purchased in person at Guest Services on December 31; advance ticket purchases and online ticket purchases are not valid for this event.
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