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Stargazing on The Lawn

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Feb 24, 2023 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Explore the night sky with MoSH on the front lawn of the Pink Palace Mansion

February 24 – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Our winter Stargazing event will feature….

If weather permits, we will have telescopes ready to view the moon and some other heavenly bodies.

7:30pm – Special talk in the planetarium “All About Eclipses”  with Jeremy Veldman. Learn about the eclipses coming up over the next year and a half.

Enjoy a Variety of Astronomy Activities 

Not All Planets Are Equal – Learn about density and the differences in planets based on what they’re made out of, plus a demonstration to see what planet in our solar system would float in water.

Secrets Through the Visible Light Spectrum – NASA uses the visible light spectrum to see what elements are out in space, but we can use it to hide secret messages in this activity.

Create Your Own Nebula – Nebulae are visually stunning in pictures, but did you know the colors we see have very important meanings? Create your own nebula with paint while you learn about what the colors mean.

Pre-purchase tickets only.

$14.00 adult – $10 member adult

$10.00 youth (3-12) & senior (60+) – $8 member youth & senior

Children 2 and under FREE