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Space Week – Friday Fun!

July 26

Space Week – Friday Fun

July 26

Kids ages 3 – 12 receive FREE general admission!*

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing with a day of space-themed fun at the museum. See special documentary screenings, enjoy hands-on activities, experience night-sky observing, explore the new exhibit, Apollo 50: Journey to the Moon, and much more.

Activities are included with museum general admission unless noted ($).

*Please note: planetarium and 4D shows are an additional charge.


Space Week Special Feature:

The Smithsonian Channel’s The Day We Walked on the Moon
Showing Daily from July 20 -28 Only
The Day We Walked on the Moon relives those iconic 24 hours through the surprising revelations of the men and women who were there and those impacted across the globe. Run time: 45 mins.

Showtimes:
Fri: 2:00 p.m.

The show is free with general admission or membership.


More Cosmically Cool Fun

 


Astronomical Activities

Heads-up Girl Scouts! Completion of the activities listed below can count towards a badge.

Star Station
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Carolina Gallery

Galileoscope
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Observatory

What’s Your Age On Mars? and Make a Star Wheel (Friday Only)
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Mezzanine

Moon Art
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Carolina Gallery

Play Dough Planets
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Carolina Gallery

Pocket Solar System
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Carolina Gallery

Details

Date:
July 26