Star Stories of the Native Americans

Star Stories of the Native Americans

Grade 2 and up
30 minutes
Seats 60

This traditional show explores the night sky legends of the Native Americans. Discover how these tales helped to develop an understanding of the night sky and its importance to the Native American people. Take an up close view of the modern astronomy behind the legends including the cardinal directions, circumpolar motion, Pleiades, and the seasons.

A Production of The Planetarium at The State Museum of Pennsylvania