Planetarium: 'Dawn of the Space Age' - March 29, 2013

by Michelle Saport  |   

Planetarium: 'Dawn of the Space Age,' March 29Friday, March 29, 8-9 p.m. ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building, Room 220 Relive the excitement of the early days of space exploration, from the launch of the first artificial satellite to the magnificent lunar landings and privately operated space flights. Be immersed and overwhelmed with this most accurate historic reconstruction of man's first steps into space. Who were these men and women who took part in these death-defying endeavors? Witness their drive, their passion and their perseverance to explore in "Dawn of the Space Age."

"Dawn of the Space Age" is one hour in length, featuring a 30-40 minute show followed by a live tour of the night sky and/or the solar system. Ticket reservations are available online only at Remaining tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis at the door on the day of the show. The planetarium will open for seating 30 minutes before the start of each show. You must be in the theater 10 minutes before the show starts. Reserved seats will be released after this time to stand-by customers. There is no entry after the show begins.

For more information or to learn how to become a UAA Planetarium member, please visit the planetarium website.

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