Sleep over on a real aircraft carrier berthed in the Hudson River. Operation Slumber aboard New York City’s Intrepid Sea, Air + Space Museum is booking dates for 2015. The next Intrepid sleepover is January 17th, and it makes a unique and memorable holiday gift idea for a favorite young person in your life..
Young adventurers get to enjoy a scavenger hunt, a ride on the Intrepid’s XD Cosmic Coaster, a souvenir t-shirt and goodies. New for 2015 is a FREE voucher for museum entry within the next 12 months.
Perhaps most importantly — sleepovers offer private time in the Space Shuttle Pavillion to meet the newest star of the Intrepid, the USS Enterprise,
If you are interested, don’t waste time booking a spot, since these opportunities do sell out. Cost is $120 per person, and the Intrepid recommends kids be 6-12 years old for this overnight experience. Click here for the full schedule
There also are sleepover opportunities for kids at the American Museum of Natural History. Click here for a recent NYCOTC posting with full information.