Adventures in Science
ArcheoAstronomy (Grades 3, 4, and 5)
December 6, 2013 - December 13, 2013
From Stonehenge to the Aztec sundials, ancient peoples looked to the heavens for guidance and inspiration. Spend two afternoons star gazing in the Hayden Planetarium, explore artifacts in AMNH’s cultural halls, and discover the roles of celestial bodies and events in the lives of ancient peoples.
Grades 3, 4, and 5
Two Fridays: December 6 and 13
4:30 – 6:00 PM
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August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015
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August 24, 2015 - August 28, 2015
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