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Edwin Clark Schouweiler Memorial Planetarium

A Solar System Adventure Tour

Audience: 2nd - 4th Grades
Total Time: 90 minutes includes planetarium show and a staff led live sky tour.

A Solar System Adventure Tour is an interactive tour of the Solar System, where audience members help with the operation of the space ship. Science content includes: definition and demonstrations of rotation and revolution, moon phases, and basic facts about the 8 planets and Pluto. During a “refueling stop” on the Moon Base, students participate in a hands-on demonstration of moon phases.