Programs in the Museum's Hayden Planetarium include:
See individual listings for upcoming program below.
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.
August 26, 2014
In this program, Jackie Faherty and Carter Emmart will use the vast atlas of the Digital Universe to take a voyage through the nearby solar neighborhood and to explore exotic new worlds.
September 8, 2014
Caleb Scharf takes us on a cosmic adventure from tiny microbes to distant exoplanets, asserting that the concept of “the universe” as the containment of everything is in need of updating.
September 30, 2014
Explore autumn skies with Hayden Presenters Christina Pease, Joe Rao, and Ted Williams.
July 11, 2014
Learn the history and astronomy behind this unique event in a special presentation at the Hayden Planetarium.
June 25, 2014
A free event in the Hayden Planetarium devoted to the sights and sounds of earthquakes—and a look into what causes these frequent phenomena.
June 24, 2014
Explore city, suburban, and rural summer skies with Hayden Presenters Christina Pease, Emily Rice, and Ted Williams.
June 14, 2014
Learn some constellations that you can see in the night sky this summer, and compare these to how people in other times and places viewed the same patterns.
June 9, 2014
Cosmologist Alexander Vilenkin will discuss recent developments in cosmology that suggest that the Big Bang was not a unique event in cosmic history.