National Astronomy Day Celebration

May 18, 1 PM - 4 PM

Join us for an afternoon of astronomy at the planetarium. In addition to a special $5/person admission to our *public shows (members get in FREE), representatives from the Louisville Astronomical Society will be on hand with solar telescopes and other activities. Everyone gets to enter a drawing for great prizes that includes a Celestron AstroMaster 70AZ telescope (valued at $149.95), a year subscription to Astronomy Magazine, a family membership to the planetarium and much more!

Stay for the FREE public presentation on Meteorites: Messengers From Space and the unveiling of the spectacular meteorite collection donated by William and Mary Ann Russell (4 PM - 5 PM).

Don't miss out on this exciting afternoon of all things astronomical!

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Lily P.: 2013 telescope winner



*Show Schedule, May 18 (National Astronomy Day)

Special admission rate: $5/person per show - members get in FREE!

4:00 PM: FREE presentation and meteorite unveiling