Family Star Party: "Artemis: Return to the Moon"
Inspire the next generation of astronomy enthusiasts with a fun, learning environment for the whole family.
Family Star Party
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
1/2 price admission for Discovery Center indoor activities.
Space Foundation Discovery Center
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 the Space Foundation as we take on the challenges of returning humankind to the Moon is NASA's latest mission: Artemis.
- Build and launch mini rockets
- Explore the lunar terrain in Virtual Reality
- Tour our Discovery Center gallery filled with artifacts
- Night Sky Viewing: Saturn & Andromeda (weather permitting)
- Science On a Sphere® presentations
No fee for outdoor telescope viewing. Discovery Center indoor activities fee: half price admission.