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Programs in the Museum's Hayden Planetarium include:

  • The Frontiers Lecture Series
    This dynamic lecture series in the Hayden Planetarium features prominent astrophysicists, authors, and Museum experts. Attendees will learn about cutting-edge research and more.
  • Astronomy Live
    These Hayden Planetarium programs let visitors explore the night sky with the Zeiss Mark IX star projector or travel to the farthest reaches of the observable universe with the world's most complete cosmic atlas, the Digital Universe.

See individual listings for upcoming program below.

 

Support for Hayden Planetarium Programs is provided by the Schaffner Family.

Upcoming Offerings

Manhattanhenge on 34th Street

Manhattanhenge

July 11, 2014

Learn the history and simple astronomy behind this unique event in a special presentation at the Hayden Planetarium.

Grand Tour of the Universe

Astronomy Live: The Grand Tour

July 29, 2014

Explore planets, extrasolar planets, nearby stars, and the myriad galaxies that populate the universe while we fly through the 3D Digital Universe Atlas.

Past Offerings

An Evening in the Cosmos with Neil deGrasse Tyson

An Evening in the Cosmos with Neil deGrasse Tyson

April 9, 2014

Sold out - Join Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium and host of FOX's "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey," as he discusses his role in the continuation of the iconic television series for a new generation of viewers.

SunEarth

NASA Sun/Earth Day

March 22, 2014

Join us as we explore the special relationship between Earth and the Sun.

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