Dark Universe - A New Hayden Planetarium Space Show - American Museum of Natural History 11/02/13 through 12/31/18 (City Guide Magazine)

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Dark Universe - A New Hayden Planetarium Space Show at American Museum of Natural History

11/02/13 through 12/31/18 10:30-5:45 200 Central Park West Map
amnh.org/darkuniverse Ages: All Ages Admission to the Space Show and the Museum is $27 for adults, $16 for children, and $22 for seniors and students

Dark Universe will celebrate the scientific breakthroughs that have paved the way for our increased understanding of the universe, revealing that it is dominated by two mysterious phenomena: dark matter and dark energy. To bring this story to the Hayden Planetarium dome, the Space Show uses stunning visualizations based on authentic data from NASA and European Space Agency missions, ground-based telescopes, supercomputer simulations, and research conducted at institutions around the globe, including the Museum. In Dark Universe, viewers will see the night sky at the historic Mount Wilson Observatory, soar across the Milky Way Galaxy, and parachute through Jupiter’s atmosphere.

Dark Universe was created by the American Museum of Natural History, the Frederick Phineas and Sandra Priest Rose Center for Earth and Space, and the Hayden Planetarium.

Venue Description: A museum for the 21st century, with a rich and storied past and one of the greatest natural history museums in the world, with over 40 exhibition halls. Open daily from 10am to 5:45pm except on Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Upcoming Events

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The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter! - 09/05/15 - 05/29/16

AMNH Presents: Brain: The Inside Story - 11/02/15 - 11/30/15

The Secret World Inside You - 11/07/15 - 08/14/16

AMNH Presents: Painting the Natural World in Acrylic - 12/01/15 - 01/19/16

AMNH Presents: SciCafe: Microbes in the House - 12/02/15

AMNH Presents: Milstein Science Series: Ocean Locomotion - 12/06/15

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