Statewide Astronomy Night at Kingman Museum

Event Date: 
Friday, April 17, 2020
Event Time: 
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Description: 

Kingman Museum is once again partnering with Michigan State University and other organizations across the Mitten to celebrate Statewide Astronomy Night! Join us for FREE as we visualize the invisible with new activities, hands-on Earth & Space demonstrations sponsored by NISE Network, and themed refreshments. Enjoy a planetarium show and seasonal star talk while learning more about our place within the universe. Participants are also encouraged to set up telescopes in neighboring Leila Arboretum.

Planetarium shows:
5:15pm - April Night Sky
6:15pm - Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope
7:15pm - Stars of the Pharaohs

This is an official event of the MSU Science Festival, a multi-day series of events that highlight science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. For more information and other events in this series, please visit

#MSUSciFest #ScienceLive #KingmanMuseum

Event Type: 
Hands-on Activities
Planetarium Show
Open to the General Public?: 
Asteroids & Comets,  Astronomy,  Earth,  Earth's Moon,  Mars,  Sun,  Universe
Event Location: 

Kingman Museum

175 Limit St
Battle CreekMichigan 49037
United States