Celebrate the Moon! on Astronomy Day, Saturday May 10, 2014. Future astronauts and young scientists will enjoy participatory activities including storytelling, the lunar sensory box and soda straw rockets, Take your photo in our special astronaut photo-suit before boarding the Travelers Science Dome Planetarium on a trip to the Moon with a cat named Larry, through the solar system in a cardboard rocket, or follow the Google Lunar X Prize teams as they race Back to the Moon for Good. Weather permitting, a special telescope will provide safe viewing of the Sun and a view of the First Quarter Moon.
Celebrate the Moon! Activities are included with general admission on Astronomy Day.