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Astrofavorites: The Moon, Meteors, and Mars (Grades 1 and 2)

March 2, 2014 - March 16, 2013

Earth and Crescent Moon from ISS

Waning crescent Moon viewed from the International Space Station September 5, 2010.

Credit: NASA


Have you ever wanted to fly a spaceship, or handle rocks from outer space?  In this workshop you will fly to Mars in the Hayden Planetarium, explore the mysteries of the Museum’s fascinating meteorite collection, and visit Earth’s neighbor, the Moon.


Three Sundays: March 2, 9 and 16

Time: 1:30 - 3:00 pm

Please Note: This caregiver-child workshop is structured to provide a unique opportunity for caregiver-child teams to experience science at the Museum and learn together. Each child must be accompanied by one adult. Only a registered child and his/her caregiver may attend with no additional guests.

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West at 79th Street
New York, NY 10024-5192
Phone: 212-769-5100

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except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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