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Current & Upcoming Events


Current & Upcoming Events

National Astronomy Day 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10:00am - 1:00pm

Join us in celebrating the fascinating science of astronomy! The focus of this year’s event will be the August 21 solar eclipse. Experience a variety of astronomy related activities for all ages, including hands-on stations, displays, and a visit from LSU’s MARS (Mobile Astronomy Resource System) truck. In the planetarium, take in a special showing of Earth, Moon & Sun following a featurette on the upcoming solar eclipse. Before you leave, be sure to pick up your own solar viewing glasses in The Museum Store.

Included with general admission