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Event Series Exploration Sky

Exploration Earth

Designed for our youngest viewers. Join Astrid, a scientist, as she explores the 4 major features of Earth: Land, Water, Sky, and Life. See how these features work together to keep Earth a habitable world. While observing, Astrid will be exploring landforms, ecosystems, and the Water Cycle. A production of the Planetarium at The State […]

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State Electric Locomotive: GG1

Thursday, July 11 at 11:30am Discover Pennsylvania’s state electric locomotive, the Pennsylvania Railroad GG1. Learn about the history and science behind this transportation innovation. Create your own game that travels the Keystone Corridor. Family programs are included with general admission and designed for all ages. Image courtesy of Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania.

Event Series Stars


Every star has a story. Some are as old as time, faint and almost forgotten. Others burn bright and end their lives in powerful explosions. New stars are created every day, born of vast clouds of gas and dust. Through every phase of their existence, stars release the energy that powers the Universe. Journey to […]