Dear Visitors: Sept. 26–Oct. 1, Museum will be CLOSED for annual deep cleaning and maintenance.
For all ages
From early balloon flights to 20th-century space missions, soar through the history of flight.
30 minutes/Ages 5 to adult
This concise tour of the stars, constellations, and planets in the current sky uses new, solid-state lasers to guide you through the magnificent starfield produced by the 46-year-old star projector.
Opens Sept. 3 / For ages 5–8
Let star projector "Carl" take you on a tour of planets and constellations.
25 min / Ages 2 to 5
Can you find the animals in our sky? Join us for an imaginary trip into the stars to take a look.
Opens Oct. 1 / For older children and adults
Discover how NASA’s Juno space probe investigations on Jupiter might tell us how our planets formed.
The Challenger Learning Center of Greater Rochester is a high-tech, hands-on facility for space flight simulations located at the Strasenburgh Planetarium and coordinated by "Mission Commanders" from Monroe #1 BOCES.
A family-friendly fall celebration of heritage food and craft with kid's forest adventures.
Discover how nature prepares for winter and explore fall foliage on this guided exploration of the autumnal forest.
Sept. 17 and Oct. 1, 15 and 29
Listen for morning birdsong and spot spring birds along the trail.
Be an investigative reporter as you search for colorful pieces of the missing rainbow.