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Two Wednesdays, December 5 and 12

Family and Childrens Programs

This introduction to the night sky was developed for budding astronomers. Classroom activities and observations in the Hayden Planetarium reveal the stars above and the ancient stories that have followed them through the ages.

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June 25, 2011 - December 7, 2014

Special Exhibit

This exhibition features more than 20 sets of large-format images that showcase the wide range of research being conducted at the Museum as well as how various optical tools are used in scientific studies.

Upcoming Events

Friday, October 16, 2015

After Hours Programs

Dance in the Museum’s Rose Center for Earth and Space to DJ sets by Freedom Party® NYC’s DJ Cosi, Herbert Holler, and Marc Smooth. The event will take place on Friday, October 16. A beer and wine cash bar is available. Advance purchase is recommended.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Members Only Programs

Join Museum ornithologist Paul Sweet on a birding excursion to this historic Brooklyn cemetery.

Members Only

Monday, October 19, 2015

Lectures and Talks

Join aerospace engineer Louis Friedman as he shares a provocative vision for the future of space travel.

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