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State Museum of Pennsylvania

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

December 2018

The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 16 @ 1:00 pm
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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

December 16 @ 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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The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 19 @ 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

December 19 @ 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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The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 20 @ 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
+ Google Map

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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Curiosity Kids: Old-Fashioned Christmas!

December 20 @ 11:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

For our youngest visitors, come join us in Village Square for an Old Fashioned Christmas! How did children celebrate Christmas in Pennsylvania's early history? Make an historic Christmas craft.  

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

December 20 @ 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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The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 21 @ 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

December 21 @ 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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The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 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

December 22 @ 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
+ 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

December 22 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

December 22 @ 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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The State Museum Store

Museum Store Holiday Sale

December 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Holiday Sale December 12-16 & December 19-23 15% to 25% off Select Items Pennsylvania and American made Products Featured It is always free to visit our store Store Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10AM-4PM & Sunday 12Noon-4PM

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Animals of the Night

December 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
+ Google Map

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

December 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
+ 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

December 26 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

December 26 @ 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

December 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

December 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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Noon Years

December 28 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

The State Museum of Pennsylvania presents its annual Noon Year’s Celebration. Join museum staff, volunteers along with junior revelers and their families from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Friday, December 28 for an exciting opportunity to “ring in” the New Year. Visitors will have an opportunity to make a noisemaker crafts, play a game, have a snack, have a special balloon made by Trist‘n Shout balloon artists, and enjoy other educational and entertaining happenings. Experience science with Eric Energy…

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Animals of the Night

December 28 @ 10:15 am - 12:30 pm
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. Special Show Times: 10:15 AM 10:45 AM 11:15 AM 12:30 PM 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…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

December 28 @ 1:00 pm
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

December 29 @ 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

December 29 @ 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
+ 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

December 29 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

December 29 @ 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

December 30 @ 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

December 30 @ 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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January 2019

Animals of the Night

January 2, 2019 @ 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

January 2, 2019 @ 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

January 3, 2019 @ 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

January 3, 2019 @ 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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StoryTime January 2019

January 4, 2019 @ 10:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join us as we read Best in Snow by April Pulley Sayre. 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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Animals of the Night

January 4, 2019 @ 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

January 4, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 5, 2019 @ 9:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 9:30am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 5, 2019 @ 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

January 5, 2019 @ 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
+ 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

January 5, 2019 @ 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

January 5, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 6, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 6, 2019 @ 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

January 6, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
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2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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2019 PA Farm Show

January 8, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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2019 PA Farm Show

January 9, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 9, 2019 @ 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

January 9, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 10, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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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Nature Lab: SNOW!

January 10, 2019 @ 11:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join Museum Educators in Nature Lab to explore SNOW. Experiment with the much loved winter phenomenon! 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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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

January 10, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 11, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 11, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 11, 2019 @ 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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2019 PA Farm Show

January 12, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until January 12, 2019

State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States
+ Google Map
2016 PA Farm Show Archaeology Booth

Join the Section of Archaeology, across from the carousel,  at this year’s Farm Show. Archaeologists from the State Museum will be on site from 9:00 am to 8:30 pm to answer questions, discuss this years theme is “John Smith’s Susquehannocks: the Archaeological Context of Native American Culture,” and distribute information on Pennsylvania archaeology.  

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Animals of the Night

January 12, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 12, 2019 @ 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
+ 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

January 12, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 12, 2019 @ 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

January 13, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 13, 2019 @ 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

January 16, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 16, 2019 @ 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

January 17, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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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Curiosity Kids: SLIME!

January 17, 2019 @ 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 SLIME! Learn about the ingredients needed to make a great slime. See how to make your slime fluffy! Check out the chemical reactions.  

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

January 17, 2019 @ 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

January 18, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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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Learn at Lunchtime: “Faster Than Light”

January 18, 2019 @ 12:15 pm
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join us for a special Learn at Lunchtime showing of our new planetarium show Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight. 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…

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Faster Than Light: The Dream of Interstellar Flight

January 18, 2019 @ 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

January 19, 2019 @ 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
+ Google Map

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

January 19, 2019 @ 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
+ 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

January 19, 2019 @ 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

January 19, 2019 @ 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

January 20, 2019 @ 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

January 20, 2019 @ 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

January 23, 2019 @ 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

January 23, 2019 @ 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

January 24, 2019 @ 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

January 24, 2019 @ 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

January 25, 2019 @ 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

January 25, 2019 @ 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

January 26, 2019 @ 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

January 26, 2019 @ 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

January 26, 2019 @ 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

January 26, 2019 @ 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

January 27, 2019 @ 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

January 27, 2019 @ 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

January 30, 2019 @ 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

January 30, 2019 @ 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

January 31, 2019 @ 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

January 31, 2019 @ 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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February 2019

StoryTime February 2019

February 1, 2019 @ 10:30 am
State Museum of Pennsylvania, 300 North St.
Harrisburg, PA 17120 United States

Join us as we read The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires. 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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Animals of the Night

February 1, 2019 @ 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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