Live animals, performances, stars, and stories in the Hayden Planetarium are just a few of the experiences your family will enjoy in this series that runs from October to June. Audience participation and hands-on activities are part of every encounter. Programs will engage families with children ages 4 to 11.
September 20, 2014
Families, join a Museum naturalist for a bird walk in Central Park.
October 18, 2014
The Hayden Planetarium invites our Youngest Astronomers for an evening of star hopping as we look at the fall and winter constellations of the nigh sky using the Zeiss Star projector.
November 1, 2014
Learn about bats from around the world up-close and personal with Rob Mies, TV personality, conservation biologist, bat expert, Director of the Organization for Bat Conservation, and author.
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.