Family Activity

Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Did you know Leonardo da Vinci had an idea for a machine like a helicopter? Join us as we learn about these amazing flying machines. Then construct a helicopter model of your own.

11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 11, 2012 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Did you know Leonardo da Vinci had an idea for a machine like a helicopter? Join us as we learn about these amazing flying machines. Then construct a helicopter model of your own.

11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 11, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays through August
11am to 2pm (except for August 4th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Go back in time with a Docent led tour of our Personal Courage Wing featuring our WWI and WWII galleries. Our Docent will tell you about the planes that flew but more important, about the pilots that flew them. After your lunch break (included in the price of admissions) you will experience dogfights and more in our Aviation Learning Center flight simulation lab. See who has bragging rights, Mom, Dad or the kids!

Sunday, July 8, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Sunday, July 22, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Sunday, July 29, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Sunday, August 12, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Sunday, August 19, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Sundays through August, 11am to 2pm
(except for July 1st, 15th and August 5th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Take your family on an out of the world adventure! Your program starts with Robot Building and then testing your "Martian Rovers" against each other. After lunch (included with admissions) you'll travel around the Solar System in our digital planetarium and finally you will learn how to look at the night sky using our specialized astronomy techniques.

Saturday, July 7, 2012 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Saturdays through August
11am to 2pm (except for August 4th).

Program is appropriate for ages 9 and up.

Go back in time with a Docent led tour of our Personal Courage Wing featuring our WWI and WWII galleries. Our Docent will tell you about the planes that flew but more important, about the pilots that flew them. After your lunch break (included in the price of admissions) you will experience dogfights and more in our Aviation Learning Center flight simulation lab. See who has bragging rights, Mom, Dad or the kids!

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