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Astronomy Days


Category: Events Calendar

Past Dates & Times

  • Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location

NC Museum of Natural Sciences and Nature Research Center
11 W Jones St

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Details

 BLAST OFF with the Museum and the Raleigh Astronomy Club to see the big picture of our Universe and celebrate 2 DAYS of all things SPACE! Visit NCMNS on 1/25 and 1/26 — they'll have something for space enthusiasts of ALL ages! Plus, it's FREE!

This year's festival theme: Earth and Ocean Worlds!

 From comet crafts to solar observing, engaging lectures to rocket launches, they're adding more presenters and more activities as the date approaches. 

See the growing activity lists, accessibility features, directions and parking, and more: https://bit.ly/33TogcL

What's Nearby

  Nearby Parking

Green Square Parking Deck120 W Edenton St - 443 feet W

NC Museum/Government Center Parking100 E Jones St - 666 feet E

State Government Parking Deck (West)329 N McDowell St - 894 feet NW

227 E Edenton Street Parking227 E Edenton St - 0.2 miles E

  Nearby Dining

Acro Cafe11 W Jones St - adjacent

Sweet Tea & Cornbread Grill and Eatery5 E Edenton St - 280 feet SE

The Daily Planet Cafe121 W Jones St - 443 feet W

Centro Mexican Restaurant106 S Wilmington St - 0.2 miles SE

  Nearby Shopping

NC Museum of Natural Sciences Store and Nature Art Gallery11 W Jones St - adjacent

North Carolina Museum of History Shop5 E Edenton St - 280 feet SE

Nature Research Center Store121 W Jones St - 443 feet W

Paddy O'Beers121 Fayetteville St - 0.2 miles S

  Nearby Arts, Culture + Entertainment

NC Museum of Natural Sciences Store and Nature Art Gallery11 W Jones St - adjacent

Capital Area Visitor Services5 E Edenton St - 280 feet SE

North Carolina Museum of History5 E Edenton St - 280 feet SE

North Carolina State Capitol1 E Edenton St - 666 feet S