Saturn: Exploring a Celestial Wonder

Event Date: 
Friday, March 7, 2014
Event Time: 
12:00pm - 5:00pm
Event Description: 

The Newark Museum's Dreyfuss Planetarium is featuring an ongoing exhibit about the planet Saturn.  From an ancient "wandering star" to a modern day celestial laboratory, Saturn tantalizes the eye, spirit and mind.  This ringed wonder has been explored with telescopes, flyby probes and the orbiting Cassini spacecraft.  Countless rings and dozens of moons harbor clues to the history of our solar system and help us understand our place in the universe. The exhibit is open Wednesday through Sunday (closed Mondays & Tuesdays) 12 Noon to 5 pm.

Event Type: 
Educational
Exhibit
Open to the General Public?: 
Yes
Topic: 
Astronomy,  Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune,  Space Technology
Mission: 
Cassini
Event Location: 

Dreyfuss Planetarium, The Newark Museum

49 Washington Street
NewarkNew Jersey 07102
United States