for Educators

Forward! To the Moon

Grades 4-12 | Launch on a journey beyond the Earth toward a sustainable future in space. You’ll leave with a stronger understanding of NASA’s Artemis program!

  • Strasenburgh Planetarium
  • Planetarium Digistar Presentation
  • 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
  • Space Science
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Join your narrator, Kari Byron, from Crash Test World and MythBusters as she launches us on a journey beyond the Earth towards a sustainable future in space.

NASA’s 21st century Artemis program, named after the Greek moon Goddess and twin of Apollo, is the next step in our mission to explore the universe and land the first woman and person of color on the surface of the Moon.

**Seating capacity may be limited in compliance with public health guidelines in effect on the day of your visit. Maximum capacity includes all students, teachers, aides, chaperones, parents, and siblings.


How To Book

Need More Information?

  • Contact: Guest Services
  • Phone: 585.697.1942


When Is It?

  • Days Available: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Start Date: 09/17/2024
  • End Date: 06/25/2025
  • Program Length: 45 minutes

Who Should Attend?

  • Grades: 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
  • Minimum Attendance: 15
  • Maximum Attendance: 90

How Much Does It Cost?

  • Planetarium Group Admission (for 1 show): $10 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member Adults free

    In-Person Lunch Fee: $30 per class
  • Minimum Student Charge: 15