Can humans use echolocation, develop immunity to electricity, or resist being burned by boiling water? Learn what makes real-life superheroes tick and how science is uncovering the secrets behind their superpowers at the next Adult Night: Superhero Science on June 22. Plus, create your own superhero profile, see how your powers stack up against the natural world, and watch a live demo of how to punch like Superman. Do you have what it takes to wear the cape? Find out at Adult Nights: Superhero Science. Mutants welcome! Costumes encouraged.
- Dance in the 3-story SECU Daily Planet Theater to the musical stylings of DJ Al-Ski Love of SPIN.
- Create your own Superhero: Explore origins and develop abilities.
- Craft shields and gadgets with the Scrap Exchange of Durham.
- Master Your Powers: Conquer mental and physical trials.
- Hang Like Spiderman on our Velcro Wall.
- Punch Like Superman: Live martial arts demonstration.
- Battle of the Professor Xs, live animals, trivia and more!
Tickets: $15, $10 for Friends of the Museum members. Beer, wine, cocktails and food will be available for purchase. You must be 21 years or older to attend. A photo ID is required for entry.
Costume and Mask Policy
- For the safety of all visitors, we ask that guests refrain from wearing masks or other items that obscure the face.
- Costumes should not contain any elements which resemble, or could easily be mistaken for, an actual weapon.
- The Museum reserves the right to turn away any guest with a costume that we deem offensive or unsafe.
Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Andrea Jones at 919.707.9839 or email@example.com.
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