It’s one small step for the whole family to visit the Reading Public Museum and Neag Planetarium on July 20, 2019 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Lunar Landing and historic moon walk by Neil Armstrong!
Spend the day participating in special crafts and activities in the Neag Planetarium, get creative as you make lunar themed art projects in The Museum, view the historic footage of the lunar landing, and much more! Children ages 2 and over will receive a special goodie bag from NASA (while supplies last).
Art Activities in The Founders’ Gallery:
• Lunar surface foil paintings
• Lunar eclipse pastel drawings
• Lunar resist paintings
Science Activities in the Planetarium Lobby:
• Hide and seek moon
• Pocket solar system
• Big sun small soon
• Lunar Landing craft design challenge
In the Planetarium Dome:
11:15 a.m — Documentary Screening: When We Left Earth: The NASA Missions, Ordinary Supermen
12:30 p.m. — NASA Moon Landing Footage
This program is sponsored through the generosity of Jerome I Marcus, M.D.
Activities will take place in the Neag Planetarium and are FREE with paid Admission.
PLEASE PURCHASE LUNAR LANDING DAY TICKETS AT THE MUSEUM ADMISSIONS DESK.
Adults | $10 Students | $6 Children 3 and Under | FREE Museum Members are always FREE!