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EXHIBIT HOURS
Mon – Sat: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun: Noon – 5 p.m.

MUSEUM STORE HOURS
Mon – Sat: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun: Noon – 5 p.m.

Oceans 3D

Oceans 3D

Embark on a global odyssey with Oceans: Our Blue Planet and go further into the unknown than ever thought possible using new ocean science and technology. From…
April 25, 2024    
10:05 am - 10:50 am
Superpower Dogs

Superpower Dogs

SUPERPOWER DOGS is a made-for-GIANT Screen documentary that demonstrates that our pets are capable of having superpowers. With the help of loving humans who help train…
April 25, 2024    
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Into America's Wild

Into America's Wild

From Oregon's stunning coast to the ancient canyons of the Southwest, from the wilds of Alaska to the Appalachian Trail, explore the scenic byways, ancient…
April 25, 2024    
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Museum Alive!

Museum Alive!

The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of Museum Alive 3D: what if the…
April 25, 2024    
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Tomb Racers

Tomb Racers

Racing through the blistering heat of windswept deserts, three treasure-hunters risk their lives to locate the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. Battered by dust storms…
April 25, 2024    
2:00 pm - 2:10 pm
Jolly Roger

Jolly Roger

After surviving a shipwreck, Robinson Crusoe and his dog Aynsley are forced to make a new home on an uncharted island. Time passes, and his…
April 25, 2024    
2:30 pm - 2:40 pm
Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise. However, Tuesday can’t stop dreaming about discovering the…
April 25, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
History On Tap: Marguerite LeClaire

History On Tap: Marguerite LeClaire

Lardner Balcony
April 25, 2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flight of the Butterflies

Flight of the Butterflies

The film covers Dr. Fred Urquhart's nearly 40-year-long scientific investigation into the monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus), tracking the details of what is considered one of…
April 26, 2024    
10:05 am - 10:50 am
Volcanoes

Volcanoes

The Fires of Creation Earth is a planet born of fire. For billions of years, volcanoes have helped forge the world we know. From the…
April 26, 2024    
11:00 am - 11:45 am
National Parks in 2D

National Parks in 2D

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Robert Redford, National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation’s awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness.…
April 26, 2024    
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Oceans 3D - 20 min

Oceans 3D - 20 min

Take A Dive Into The Deep Blue! Embark on a global odyssey with Oceans: Our Blue Planet and go further into the unknown than ever thought possible…
April 26, 2024    
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Oceans 3D

Oceans 3D

Embark on a global odyssey with Oceans: Our Blue Planet and go further into the unknown than ever thought possible using new ocean science and technology. From…
April 26, 2024    
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise. However, Tuesday can’t stop dreaming about discovering the…
April 26, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Rear Window

Rear Window

The Essential Hitchcock Addicted to the guilty pleasure of peeking from behind his curtains, incapacitated photojournalist L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies has all the time in the…
April 26, 2024    
5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Singin' In The Rain

Singin' In The Rain

What A Glorious Feeling! Taking place during the rise of the "talkies", we meet Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont who have risen to stardom during…
April 26, 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Eulenspiegel Puppets - Appleseed

Eulenspiegel Puppets - Appleseed

The True Adventure of Johnny Appleseed Eulenspiegel Puppets performs an exciting story about Johnny Appleseed's true adventures and his relationships with the settlers, the Native…
April 27, 2024    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Superpower Dogs

Superpower Dogs

SUPERPOWER DOGS is a made-for-GIANT Screen documentary that demonstrates that our pets are capable of having superpowers. With the help of loving humans who help train…
April 27, 2024    
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Eulenspiegel Finger Puppet Workshop

Eulenspiegel Finger Puppet Workshop

Creativity At Your Fingertips! Step into a world of creativity and imagination with Eulenspiegel Puppets at the Putnam! Join us for a Finger Puppet Building…
April 27, 2024    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Museum Alive!

Museum Alive!

The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of Museum Alive 3D: what if the…
April 27, 2024    
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Tomb Racers

Tomb Racers

Racing through the blistering heat of windswept deserts, three treasure-hunters risk their lives to locate the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. Battered by dust storms…
April 27, 2024    
1:00 pm - 1:10 pm
Jolly Roger

Jolly Roger

After surviving a shipwreck, Robinson Crusoe and his dog Aynsley are forced to make a new home on an uncharted island. Time passes, and his…
April 27, 2024    
1:30 pm - 1:40 pm
Eulenspiegel Puppets - Appleseed

Eulenspiegel Puppets - Appleseed

The True Adventure of Johnny Appleseed Eulenspiegel Puppets performs an exciting story about Johnny Appleseed's true adventures and his relationships with the settlers, the Native…
April 27, 2024    
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise. However, Tuesday can’t stop dreaming about discovering the…
April 27, 2024    
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Rear Window

Rear Window

The Essential Hitchcock Addicted to the guilty pleasure of peeking from behind his curtains, incapacitated photojournalist L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies has all the time in the…
April 27, 2024    
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Singin' In The Rain

Singin' In The Rain

What A Glorious Feeling! Taking place during the rise of the "talkies", we meet Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont who have risen to stardom during…
April 27, 2024    
5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Sunset Boulevard

Sunset Boulevard

A Hollywood Story In this dark film-noir tale, aging silent-film queen Norma Desmond refuses to accept that her time in the limelight has finished. She…
April 27, 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Singin' In The Rain

Singin' In The Rain

What A Glorious Feeling! Taking place during the rise of the "talkies", we meet Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont who have risen to stardom during…
April 28, 2024    
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sunset Boulevard

Sunset Boulevard

A Hollywood Story In this dark film-noir tale, aging silent-film queen Norma Desmond refuses to accept that her time in the limelight has finished. She…
April 28, 2024    
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Rear Window

Rear Window

The Essential Hitchcock Addicted to the guilty pleasure of peeking from behind his curtains, incapacitated photojournalist L.B. “Jeff” Jefferies has all the time in the…
April 28, 2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Museum Alive!

Museum Alive!

The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of Museum Alive 3D: what if the…
April 29, 2024    
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Oceans 3D

Oceans 3D

Embark on a global odyssey with Oceans: Our Blue Planet and go further into the unknown than ever thought possible using new ocean science and technology. From…
April 29, 2024    
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Superpower Dogs

Superpower Dogs

SUPERPOWER DOGS is a made-for-GIANT Screen documentary that demonstrates that our pets are capable of having superpowers. With the help of loving humans who help train…
April 29, 2024    
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise. However, Tuesday can’t stop dreaming about discovering the…
April 29, 2024    
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Jolly Roger

Jolly Roger

After surviving a shipwreck, Robinson Crusoe and his dog Aynsley are forced to make a new home on an uncharted island. Time passes, and his…
April 29, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:10 pm
Tomb Racers

Tomb Racers

Racing through the blistering heat of windswept deserts, three treasure-hunters risk their lives to locate the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. Battered by dust storms…
April 29, 2024    
3:30 pm - 3:40 pm
Into America's Wild

Into America's Wild

From Oregon's stunning coast to the ancient canyons of the Southwest, from the wilds of Alaska to the Appalachian Trail, explore the scenic byways, ancient…
April 30, 2024    
11:00 am - 11:45 am
Museum Alive!

Museum Alive!

The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of Museum Alive 3D: what if the…
April 30, 2024    
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Tomb Racers

Tomb Racers

Racing through the blistering heat of windswept deserts, three treasure-hunters risk their lives to locate the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. Battered by dust storms…
April 30, 2024    
1:00 pm - 1:10 pm
Jolly Roger

Jolly Roger

After surviving a shipwreck, Robinson Crusoe and his dog Aynsley are forced to make a new home on an uncharted island. Time passes, and his…
April 30, 2024    
1:30 pm - 1:40 pm
Robinson Crusoe

Robinson Crusoe

On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise. However, Tuesday can’t stop dreaming about discovering the…
April 30, 2024    
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Museum Alive!

Museum Alive!

The fantasy that drives sleepovers and fires the imagination of every museum visitor is at the very heart of Museum Alive 3D: what if the…
April 30, 2024    
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code MAYFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
May 3, 2024    
All Day
Putnam Explorers: May the Fourth Be with You

Putnam Explorers: May the Fourth Be with You

Find out if you’re a Jedi or a Sith at this Star Wars themed day camp where you will create your own empire and lightsaber.…
May 4, 2024    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Putnam Member Night

Putnam Member Night

Attention All Putnam Members! Mark your calendars for an exciting night of exploration and adventure at our upcoming Member Night on May 9th from 6-9…
May 9, 2024    
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Junior Explorers: Music Around The World

Junior Explorers: Music Around The World

The Putnam is alive with the sound of music! Explore music styles from around the world. Try out and create your own instruments to make…
May 11, 2024    
9:00 am - 11:00 am
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code JUNFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
June 7, 2024    
All Day
Zombie Survival

Zombie Survival

Who Will Make It to the End? Put your skills to the test while preparing for the undead uprising. Learn the necessary skills to outlast…
June 17, 2024 - June 21, 2024    
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Putnam Dino Days

Putnam Dino Days

Step Back In Time Join us for a prehistoric adventure at Putnam's Dino Days! Get ready to roar with excitement as you meet a Paleontologist,…
June 29, 2024 - June 30, 2024    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code JULFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
July 5, 2024    
All Day
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code AUGFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
August 2, 2024    
All Day
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code SEPFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
September 6, 2024    
All Day
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code OCTFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
October 4, 2024    
All Day
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code NOVFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
November 1, 2024    
All Day
The Last to Fall from Hero Street

The Last to Fall from Hero Street

The Battle For Bloody Ridge The Last to Fall from Hero Street, the fifth in the series, will tell the story of Mexican-American John Muños…
November 9, 2024    
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
FunBundle Friday

FunBundle Friday

SAVE & EXPLORE ALL YEAR LONG! Get 25% OFF your FunBundle TODAY ONLY with code DECFUN as well as enter to win a free FunBundle…
December 6, 2024    
All Day

Please Note: The Museum & Science Center will be closed for maintenance, cleaning, and updates January 8 -12.

We will resume normal hours on Saturday (1/13). Thank you for your patience, understanding and continued support!

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