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State Museum of Pennsylvania

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300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
(717) 787-4980

February 2019

Animals of the Night

February 22 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 22 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

February 23 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 23 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

February 23 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 23 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

February 24 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 24 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

February 27 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 27 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

February 28 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

February 28 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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March 2019

StoryTime March 2019

March 1 @ 10:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

If you travel deep underground, what will you find?  The Street Beneath My Feet by Charlotte Guillain explores the fascinating things that lie within our earth.  Using pages from the book, we’ll play a guessing game with objects we find in the story.  StoryTime is our popular reading series for children aged 3 to 5. Each reading is held in one of our galleries and is followed by a related play activity or exploration of related hands-on artifacts. StoryTime is…

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Animals of the Night

March 1 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

March 1 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

March 2 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

March 2 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

March 2 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

March 2 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Animals of the Night

March 3 @ 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Designed for young viewers, this traditionally-styled show helps viewers use their imaginations to see pictures in the sky, learn about constellations, basic movements of the Earth, and discover animals that can be found in Pennsylvania and in the night sky. Educational Content appropriate for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 1 For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be purchased at the front desk at least 5 minutes prior to showtime. Planetarium shows are not…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

March 3 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until March 3, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The impulse to strike out into the unknown, to see what’s over the horizon is as old as humanity. Today, whole new horizons beckon. Astronomers are racing to find habitable worlds. But if we find one, how will we ever get there? How long will it take? What rocket designs might one day conquer the voids of space? How far can our technology take us? Narrated by Sean Bean Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about…

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Astronaut

March 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 6 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 7 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Nature Lab: ROCKS!

March 7 @ 11:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join Museum Educators in Nature Lab to explore ROCKS. Check out the different types of rocks we can find here in Pennsylvania and learn about the surprising places we find them in our daily lives. This presentation is designed for General Audiences, ages 7 and up, and is included with your General Admission to the Museum.

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Solar Superstorms

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until March 14, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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Astronaut

March 8 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Learn at Lunchtime: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 8 @ 12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join archivist Joshua Stahlman from the Pennsylvania State Archives to learn about the Commonwealth’s 338th birthday and William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn. This program is included with general admission.

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Solar Superstorms

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until March 14, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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Astronaut

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until March 14, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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Charter Day 2019

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s 338th birthday on the 19th Annual Charter Day Sunday, March 10 at The State Museum of Pennsylvania. Admission to the Museum is free for Charter Day, Sunday, March 10th only and includes all special presentations. Details on Special Presentation coming soon. Pennsylvania Charter 12 Noon – 5 PM Stop by and view the Charter with Pennsylvania State Archives staff in Memorial Hall. Curiosity Connection Curiosity Connection will have free, limited timed-tickets available for 45 minutes…

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NASA’s Journey to Mars

March 10 @ 12:20 pm - 3:40 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Join NASA’s fleet of Mars robotic explorers as they pave the way for human exploration of the solar system in the coming decades. Join NASA in preparing for a monumental journey of a lifetime…to Mars! Show Times: 12:20 PM 12:40 PM 1:00 PM 1:20 PM 1:40 PM 2:00 PM 2:20 PM 2:40 PM 3:00 PM 3:20 PM 3:40 PM Educational Content appropriate for Grade 4 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please…

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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HomeSchool Day 2019

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join the Museum Staff for HomeSchool Day! Explore hands-on objects, crafts and learn from curators, archivists and educators. Presentation topics to include: - Pennsylvania's Ratification of the 19th Amendment - Charter Chats - South Central Pennsylvania Scholastic Arts Exhibition - Dressed for Service: Pennsylvanians in the Great War and What it took to win World War I - Pennsylvania's Ice Age - The Re-Making of the Mammal Hall Dioramas - Nature Lab: Snow and Crystals ...and more! - Also showing…

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until March 14, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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Special Exhibit: 1681 Pennsylvania Charter

March 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Pennsylvania State Archives in celebrating the Commonwealth’s birthday is exhibiting William Penn’s original copy of the 1681 Charter, the document that granted the land of Pennsylvania to William Penn, on exhibit from March 8 through 15. The Charter Exhibit will close at 12 Noon on Friday, March 15th.

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Astronaut

March 15 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 15 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 16 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 16 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 16 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 17 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 17 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 20 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 21 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Curiosity Kids: Feed the Birds!

March 21 @ 11:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

For our youngest visitors, come join us in Nature Lab for Feed the Birds! Learn about birds and make your own bird feeder to hang in your yard. For individuals with nut allergies, please be aware this program will include the use of Sunflower Seed Butter.  

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Solar Superstorms

March 21 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 22 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 23 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 23 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 24 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Solar Superstorms

March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 28 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Rolling Gallery Closures

March 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Museum galleries will experience rolling closures throughout the day to accommodate early Pennsylvania Geography Bee competitive rounds. We appreciate your patience.

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2019 Pennsylvania Geographic Bee

March 29 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The State Museum of Pennsylvania will be hosting the Pennsylvania State Geography Bee on Friday, March 29. The final rounds will begin around 3:00 PM in The Museum auditorium. Students from around the state will be competing to head to Washington D.C. to participate the National Geography Bee. Please Note: Museum galleries will experience rolling closures between 12:00 Noon and 3:00 PM to accommodate early Geography Bee competitive rounds. We appreciate your patience.

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Astronaut

March 30 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 30 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 30 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

March 31 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

March 31 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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April 2019

StoryTime April 2019

April 5 @ 10:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Find out what happens when the moon goes missing when we read Come Back, Moon by David Kherdian. StoryTime is our popular reading series for children aged 3 to 5. Each reading is held in one of our galleries and is followed by a related play activity or exploration of related hands-on artifacts. StoryTime is included with general admission.

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Astronaut

April 6 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 6 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 7 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 13 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 14 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 20 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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The State Museum of PA will be closed for the holiday.

Museum Closure

April 21 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The Museum will be closed for the holiday Sunday, April 21.

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Astronaut

April 27 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 27 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 27 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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Astronaut

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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Solar Superstorms

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until June 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
Solar Superstorms

A fury is building on the surface of the sun, high-velocity jets, a fiery tsunami wave that reaches 100,000 kilometers high, and rising loops of electrified gas. What’s driving these strange phenomena? How will they affect planet Earth? Find the answers as we venture into the seething interior of our star. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch Educational Content appropriate for Grade 6 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium please go to the Planetarium page. Please Note: Planetarium tickets must be…

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May 2019

StoryTime May 2019

May 3 @ 10:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join us as we explore the stage and read Showtime For Flip-Flop by Janice Levy. StoryTime is our popular reading series for children aged 3 to 5. Each reading is held in one of our galleries and is followed by a related play activity or exploration of related hands-on artifacts. StoryTime is included with general admission.

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Astronaut

May 4 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until March 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until June 2, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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The exploration of space is the greatest endeavor undertaken by humankind. What does it take to part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut? Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to maneuvering through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space. Narrated by Ewan McGregor Educational Content appropriate for Grade 3 and up For information about rates or the Planetarium…

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