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Museum in Washington, DC Astronomical Observing
June 20, 2018 | 11:00am - 3:00pm

View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

Become an astronomer at our Observatory! 

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View the Sun with our Safe Telescopes

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Observing the Sun with safe telescopes at the Public Observatory
Museum in Washington, DC “Flights of Fancy” Story Time
June 20, 2018 | 11:00am

The Sun is My Favorite Star by Frank Asch 

Museum staff read stories about famous aviators, hot-air balloon flights, trips to Mars, characters visible in the night sky, or creatures that have their own wings.

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The Sun is My Favorite Star by Frank Asch 

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Book Cover: Sun is My Favorite Star
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center “Flights of Fancy” Story Time
June 20, 2018 | 11:00 am and 11:30 am

Mousetronaut by Mark Kelly

Stop by for story time and an activity.

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Mousetronaut by Mark Kelly

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Mousetronaut
Presented Online | Museum in Washington, DC Exploring Space Lectures
June 20, 2018 | 8:00pm

The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

In this lecture, Robert Smith, professor of history at the University of Alberta, will examine how astronomers in the past set out to address fundamental questions about the universe. Tickets are free but required.

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The Historical Quest to See to the End of the Universe… Or Its Beginning

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Earliest Galaxies
Museum in Washington, DC Astronomical Observing
June 20, 2018 | 8:30pm - 10:30pm

Stargazing at the Public Observatory

Use telescopes to observe the Moon, planets, stars, and other wonders of the Universe with your own eyes.

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Stargazing at the Public Observatory

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Telescopic observing draws young visitors

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Official Hubble 25th Anniversary Image: Celestial Fireworks

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Host an Event

As a venue for corporate and association events, the National Air and Space Museum offers a private, exclusive experience among the icons of flight at the Museum in Washington, DC or the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Give your guests a special evening in the world's most visited museum.

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