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Planetarium

Planetarium Programs

Our Changing Moon

Do you know the difference between a waxing crescent and a waning gibbous? Discover the answer to this question and more as we explore our sister world, the Moon. Observe and learn the reasons for Moon phases and eclipses, then fasten your seat belts for a whirlwind tour of the Moon's craters, seas, and more.

 

Jupiter's Moons and Beyond

Travel back in time and follow in Galileo's footsteps to discover the moons of Jupiter. Learn how this simple observation changed astronomy forever. Then, blast off in the Planetarium to fly up close to these moons and your choice of the dozens of other moons in our Solar System.