Take a break from the summer heat!  Visit the Staten Island Museum.  Our air conditioned galleries are the perfect place to cool off while viewing some engaging exhibits.  The Museum is open Wednesday-Sunday from 11:00am-5:00pm.

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Moth Night

Saturday, July 20, 2024, 8:30 pm10:00 pm


Saturday, July 20, 2024
8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
$5 – $10


Special Instructions
Registration recommended

$10 Adults/$5 Children
Registration recommended

Kick off National Moth Week with science and art activities after dark! Revel in the beauty and learn about the life cycles and habitats of moths.

Presented in collaboration with the Staten Island Children’s Museum. 

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Activities include:

  • Get your glow on with a Black Light Bonanza
  • Build your own moonlight lantern
  • Design wearable moth wings and antennae to buzz around town!
  • Bring a flashlight for the Night Walk and discover what insects find our light attractors appealing.
  • Zoom in and look closely at moth specimens on display.


Public programming is supported  by Richmond County Savings Foundation.

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