Henry Hudson Planetarium

Visit an official U.S. NASA space place. Groups will take an exciting journey into the constellations, galaxies and planets while weaving in social studies, science and math. Stars of the Pharaohs, uses stars to explore ancient Egypt. Educational programs include interactive activities that teach groups about stars, planets, constellations, ancient Egypt, colonial history and more. Groups can also enjoy the Underground Railroad sky show in which they will learn how astronomy played an important role in the freedom seekers’ journey.
 
Contact Info
Address: 25 Quackenbush Sq., Albany, NY 12207. Albany County. Tel: 518-434-0405. Website: www.albany.org/visitors-center/school-groups. Hrs: Weekdays, 9AM-4PM.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: K-12th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1-3 hours. Cost: Fee.  
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science.