400 College Avenue - Lancaster, PA 17603-3393 Phone: (717) 291-3941
HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Events



Night Sky Tour
      
Recommended for ages 10 and older
Recommended for school groups ages 6 and up (Grades 1 and up)

Length: Approx. 30-40 minutes 
(length is flexible and is dependent on operator)

Join our knowledgeable planetarium staff for a live interactive program as they teach you how to identify the constellations and planets of the current night sky.  The sky will come alive with our hybrid of optical and digital sky projections systems, preparing you for a stargazing adventure from your own backyard. 

Planetarium Operator Schedule (subject to change):


Kate - April 19

Maggie - April 21, 26 and 27
Kevin - 
Candy - 


  


The Night Sky Tour program can be adapted for group reservations for 1st grade and older.

The North Museum of Natural History and Science is commited to continued education of Pennsylvania Students. This show focuses on the following Pennsylvania Educational Standards:

The following standards are covered:

3.3.4 B1 and 3.3.6 B1 - Identification of Planets
3.3.4 B1 - Information about the Milky Way Galaxy and other galaxies
Identification of Constellations