Tag Archive for 'Planetarium'

Stargazers Night

Johnson Observatory

At our most recent Stargazers Night, the skies were clear and there was a bit of a nip in the air—perfect conditions for stargazing. Attendees took turns viewing celestial objects through the four telescopes set up for their use. …

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Sun Spotting

Sun Spots

Would you like an opportunity to gaze at the sun? No, don’t look at it right now—staring at the sun without proper protection can cause damage to your eyes!  However, if you look through a specially-filtered telescope you can “spot” …

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The Heavens Declare

The Heavens Declare

Several days this month you can join astronomer Dr. Danny Faulkner for a guided tour of the Creation Museum’s astronomy exhibits. You’ll learn about our historic planetarium projector—which was used to train NASA’s Mercury astronauts—and how it differs from the …

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Join Us on an Upcoming Stargazer’s Night

Observatory inside

Friday, June 6, you can join the Creation Museum team (including our stellar astronomer Dr. Danny Faulkner) for an evening of astronomy, fellowship, and worship on a journey through the universe. These exciting programs begin in the planetarium with …

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Spend the Night with the Dinosaurs

Overnight T-shirt

Have you ever wanted to spend the night with the dinosaurs?  Did you know that the Creation Museum has an overnight program?  Groups of 34 to 78 can participate in this amazing adventure.  Our overnight program begins with a late …

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New Planetarium Program Showcases Comets

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Fires in the Sky debuts today at the Creation Museum!

We are excited to announce a new program in our Stargazers Planetarium. Fires in the Sky: The Sun Grazing Comets comes just a few months before the sun grazing Comet  …

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Back in the Saddle

Today, Gomer is back in the saddle, or rather under the saddle, to give rides to museum guests.  He enjoyed a brief Autumn break while we modified his saddle to make it more comfortable and lighter weight.  This new saddle …

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Better than Ever!

The Stargazer’s Planetarium is back in operation today.  The Creation Museum’s audio visual team spent the first part of this week installing two new projectors in the theater.  No mere replacements, these new projectors are a major upgrade in capability.  …

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Planetarium Upgrade

After some recent maintenance and necessary repairs to systems nearly three years old the decision was recently made to upgrade some components of the Creation Museum’s Stargazer’s Planetarium.  In order to most efficiently complete these upgrades the Planetarium will be …

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Planetarium Temporarily Not Operating

UPDATE: As of Tuesday, March 9, the Planetarium is once again operating normally.  Thank you.

The Creation Museum’s popular Stargazer’s Planetarium is currently undergoing maintenance and repair work.  While the theater is down we will be making special accommodations for …

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