Individual Tickets:
Child: $6
Child under 2: $3
Adult: $8
Smithsonian Associate Members: $5
(Prices for Seasons of Light are $1 more than prices listed above)

Group Tickets:
$6/person for Seasons of Light
(free adult for every 20 students)

If you have a group of 10 children or more, please visit our Group Sales page.

* unless otherwise noted

Summer Magic with Dave Thomen
Tues.,-Fri., July 18-21 at 10:30 and Noon
additional performance added! July 20 at 2 p.m.
Ripley Center, Smithsonian
Recommended for Ages 5-12 / Grades K - 6th

Summer Magic with Dave ThomenCome celebrate an American summer on the National Mall with Dís Magic. You wonít believe your eyes when Mr. Dave performs illusions with boxes, hoops and maybe even a rabbit and magic hat! Dís Magic will surprise and astound you. This Discovery Theater favorite is back for another summer of magic and entertainment!

About the Performer:
Dave Thomen has been a professional magician entertaining children since 1994.  Prior to becoming a full-time performer, Dave had a successful career in sales training and public speaking.  This experience gives him the ability to communicate and educate students through entertainment.  For more information, please visit his website at

Resources for Educators:
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