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AstroFavorites: The Moon, Meteors, and Mars (Pre-K/K and Grades 1/2)

September 14, 2014 - September 28, 2014

Geminid Meteor in Mojave

A bright Geminid meteor streams across Orion.

Credit: Wally Pacholka,


Have you ever wanted to fly a spaceship, or handle rocks from outer space?  In this workshop you will explore the mysteries of the Museum’s fascinating meteorite collection, uncover the secrets of our nearest neighbor the Moon, and visit Mars using the latest scientific data simulations.


Pre-K/K - Sold Out (Waiting List Available) 

Three Sundays: September 14, 21, 28

Time: 11:30 am–1 pm

Grades 1/2 - Sold Out (Waiting List Available)

Three Sundays: September 14, 21, 28

Time: 2­pm–3:30 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

Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm
except on Thanksgiving and Christmas
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