Out of This World Wednesdays

Out of This World Wednesdays

Wednesdays, Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

In honor of the Strasenburgh Planetarium's 50th anniversary, explore the awe-inspiring fields of Earth and space science and connect with current NASA research in the museum. Visit more than once to experience themes from the Moon to Mars!


Roving Distant Worlds

August 1, 15 & 29

Learn about how scientist and engineers use robotic rovers to explore distant worlds and experience some of the challenges and teamwork required to navigate a rover across the surface of a planet million miles away. Don't  miss trying out the Lego NXT robot Mars Rovers!


To the Moon! 

August 8 & 22

Explore some of Earth's geological processes, learn about orbiting objects and take a closer look at the moon and its craters.

All ages


50th Anniversary Strasenburgh Planetarium logo

Please Note: These activities take place in the Museum building.


Thank you to our Sponsors! 

Strasenburgh Planetarium 50th Anniversary Solar System Sponsors 


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