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Oct 2019
Join us for Mad Science and Spooky Science interactive fun. Halloween trick or treating is included!Come dressed in costume and experience our mad science laboratories. Activities include: Ma... [more]
Oct 2019
In 1972, Apollo 17 astronauts left the surface of the Moon for the final time to return back to Earth. Nearly 50 years later, NASA has developed a plan to visit our closest neighbor once again. Join t... [more]
Oct 2019
Join us for Halloween trick-or-treating, come dressed in costume and try your hand at driving rovers around a simulated Mars pumpkin patch! Activities include: Mad scientist demonstration sta... [more]
Nov 2019
Space business in booming now that private companies are participating in space exploration! Let's explore what new technologies and ideas have been generated from space engineering. Items range from ... [more]
Nov 2019
The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closed Saturday, Nov. 9 and Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. [more]
Nov 2019
RSVP HERE! A one-of-a-kind interactive experience for our Passport Members. Discover Mars on a large-scale! This special Mars program will be led by our Space Foundation, Space Education Specialist... [more]
Nov 2019
Space Foundation Discovery Center will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28, through Saturday, Nov. 30, in observance of Thanksgiving. [more]
Dec 2019
What is the International Space Station(ISS)? How did it get there? Visit the Discovery Center on Homeschool Days to find out and learn so much more! Our focus this month is the history of the ISS and... [more]
Dec 2019
Teacher Professional Development sponsored by L3Harris Technologies. Teachers will learn lessons that can be adapted to the classroom. Lesson topics to include space exploration, robotics, and coding.... [more]
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I had a blast discussing the history of our solar system and scientific facts about it with one of the volunteers there. I'm looking forward to seeing what the Space Foundation offers up in the near future. We need more places like this in Colorado Springs. Keep it up with the awesome work, guys! I'll be back in the future!
- Christopher

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