New AMNH Space Show 'Dark Universe' Premiere

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November 02, 2013

Every half hour 10:30 am?5 pm.

Hayden Planetarium Space Theater at the American Museum of Natural History

Upper West Side

All Ages

$27; $22 for seniors and students; $16 for kids ages 2-12

Event description: The universe is a curious place?more so than we ever imagined. As scientists unravel the complexities of the cosmos, key findings are revealing amazing new frontiers for exploration. Come along on a journey about what we already know?and about the mysteries we have yet to solve?in Dark Universe, a new Space Show coming to the Hayden Planetarium. With astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson as your guide, go beyond the night sky and into deep space to find out how discoveries over the past 100 years have led us to two great cosmic mysteries: dark matter and dark energy. You'll hurtle through Jupiter's atmosphere, peer at the web of dark matter holding galaxies together, and watch the colorful remains of the universe's beginnings unfold. Experience Dark Universe to celebrate the pivotal moments that have brought us unprecedented knowledge of the universe and our place in it?and glimpse the exciting future of cosmic exploration.

Address: 200 Central Park West
Upper West Side
Phone: 212-769-5200