Kids | Family,
Visit the Museum and enjoy Astronomer themed activities for the whole family! Enjoy stargazing in our portable STAR LAB planetarium! Create your own constellations and take home a sky map to help you finds real ones. You can even, explore the differences between the inner and outer planets by creating clay models. Don’t forget to create a scale model of our solar system to take home and meet special guests from the South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association! They will be showing guests how to look for sun spots and solar flares with special telescopes.
• Space Showdown
Test your astronomical knowledge to win prizes in space science feud.
• Free Fall Frenzy
Watch as we drop objects from the Museum’s balcony.
• Egg Drop
Create a device that will protect a fragile egg from breaking when dropped from 40 ft high.
• Rocket Launch Contest
Construct a paper rocket and “stomp” launch it for distance and accuracy.
• Space Travel and Trivia
Test your knowledge in this fun and interactive space-tastic trivia game.
• Bricks for Kids
Build exciting and functional machines using Legos.
• Story Time
Younger space cadets can sit back and enjoy a special reading of There’s No Place Like Space! by Tish Rabe. $14 for adults and $12 for children 2-12.