National Astronomy Day 2018


Come see our collection of meteorites, participate in hands-on activities,
and join a star party at 8pm with the Rising Stars Interns!

Cost: Admission to miSci ($10.50 adult, $7.50 child age 3-12, $9 senior 65+),

Free for miSci members. Challenger Adventure requires an extra fee. 

Saturday, April 21, 2018 at miSci, Museum of Innovation and Science,

15 Nott Terrace Heights, Schenectady, NY 12308

11am – 12pm: Schenectady Meteorite Show and Tell with Chris Hunter, miSci VP of Collections

11am – 7pm: Hands on activities for kids of all ages throughout the museum

1pm – 3pm: Solar observing (weather permitting)

3pm – 4pm: Challenger Adventure (extra fee)

4pm – 5:30pm: Touch a meteorite with Dr. Valerie Rapson

7pm – 8pm: Public meteorite talk with Union College Professor Heather Watson

8pm – 9pm: Night sky observing with the Rising Star Interns