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Lunar Launch Anniversary

July 16 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Wed 19

Preschool Wednesdays

June 19 @ 10:15 am - 11:45 am
Wed 19

One World, One Sky

June 19 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Wed 19

Eco-Discoveries

June 19 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wed 19

Flying Monsters

June 19 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Thu 20

Budding Scientists

June 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am


As Worcester prepares to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s moon landing on July 20th, join us at the EcoTarium to celebrate Apollo 11’s 1969 launch. From our digital planetarium to hands-on programs on the museum floor, the whole family is sure to have a blast learning about space exploration and the moon.
• See a scale model Saturn V rocket launch! *Weather dependent
• Get hands-on (and feet-on!) with stomp rockets and acid/base pop rockets
• Practice navigating on the moon with model lunar rovers
• Create and test parachutes to land “command modules” safely back on earth
• Explore the moon in a planetarium presentation *Not included with admission
• Watch footage of the 1969 Apollo 11 launch and dance to moon tunes
• Food and snacks from Teddy’s Lunch Box food truck

Free with museum admission

Details

Date:
July 16
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm