New Planetarium Show Opening! "Season of Light"
Date: Now - January 4
Head North for the holidays! Learn about the historical, religious and cultural rituals practiced around the winter solstice, how these traditions light up the season and the science behind the "Star of Bethlehem".
Webelos Scientist Activity Badge
Date: December 6, 6 – 9 pm or December 7
Time: 9 am – noon
Learn about the Bernoulli Principle, Pascal’s Law, the effects of pressure and more as you earn your Webelos Scientist Badge. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for registration.
Sensory Friendly Morning at the North Museum
Date: December 21
Time: 9 am - 10 am, Planetarium show at 10 am
The North Museum is proud to offer Sensory Friendly Mornings for families of children with autism. Join us on the third Saturday of each month at 9 am to experience everything the museum has to offer in a sensory-comfortable setting. A low-volume planetarium show where children are welcome to talk and walk around, is included in the price of admission and will be shown at 10 am. Sensory picture maps are available in the lobby to help guide families through points of interest such as mystery box activities, exhibits and quiet rest areas. A picture map is also available online to help you prepare for your visit.
The museum will be open to the public at 10 am and sensory friendly families are welcome to explore the Museum for the full day.
Date: December 23 - 27
Head North for the Holidays! The Museum and Planetarium will be open with daily Planetarium shows. General admission applies.
Christmas Eve - EARLY CLOSING
Date: December 24
The Museum and Planetarium will close at 3 pm.
Christmas Day - Museum and Planetarium CLOSED
Date: December 25
The Museum and Planetarium will be closed.
Cooking Up Comets with Cosmic Mike
Date: December 27 - 31
Time: 1 pm
Cosmic Mike is cooking up fun! Discover what comets are made of, where they come from and how you can create your own right here on Earth! $2.50 per person with general admission. This interactive demonstration will be located in the Planetarium.
Quantum Levitator Demonstrations
Date: December 27 - 31
Time: 11 am - noon
There's more than magic to this trick! See how the Quantum Levitator defies the laws of physics with this live demonstration. Free with the price of general admission.