Astronomy Day 2013 - Hudson River Museum
Price: Museum Admission: $5; $3 seniors/children 5-16 years old; free children ages 5 and younger
511 Warburton Ave. - 914-963-4550
Yonkers, NY 10701
Description: The Hudson River Museum celebrates Astronomy Day with a fun-filled day of science projects and star shows. See Solar System models of planets, a "Maker Exhibition" of objects and machines created by Family Science Projects participants, observe the sun, experiment with light, create a 3-D constellation, paint a giant "slide," and use a sextant. Star Shows: "The Friendly Stars" at 12:30pm - Introduce kids to the heavens, as they chat with the sun, sing with the stars, and use their imaginations to make pictures from the clouds and stars. "The Sky Tonight" at 2pm and 3 pm - See radical leaps in our knowledge of the Universe. For ages 8 and older.