Kids & Family

Spark Curiosity

With our online and in-person programs, we make it easy for your kids to discover the fascinating field of space science. We help children learn and have fun through hands-on activities, engaging exercises, and entertaining presentations.

Explore Space While Having Fun

We are continually updating our programs to provide new and innovative formats for learning about earth and space science. 

Ask an Astronomer

Ask an Astronomer

Bring your questions and tune in for our bi-weekly live streams on YouTube and Facebook. Learn more about the latest news is space science.

Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Give your child an out-of-this-world birthday with a unique birthday package! Choose from two Mars-related themes.

Family Nights Event Series

Family Nights Event Series

Explore hot topics in astronomy. Enjoy a special show in the Planetarium Star Theatre, explore the exhibit space in our Cosmic Courtyard and tour the Observatory.

Astronomy on the Go

Astronomy on the Go

Organize a unique event by inviting one of our staff to give a talk and a guided view of the night sky using a portable telescope.