Rivertown Museums and Kenner Planetarium Center-June 15, 2024, Rivertown
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Date: Sat Jun 15, 11:00 AM CDT - Sat Jun 15, 3:00 PM CDT
Category:
  • STEM
Level:
  • Juniors,
  • Daisies,
  • Seniors,
  • Volunteers,
  • Cadettes,
  • Ambassadors,
  • Brownies

Open to girls, grades K-12, adults

Girl Scouts and their families are invited to join their sister Girl Scout families for an educational fun day at the Kenner Rivertown Center which includes the Planetarium and Megadome Cinema, Rivertown Science Center, and Space Station Kenner Exhibit on June 15, 2024.

The Kenner Planetarium and Space Science Complex features a NASA International Space Station prototype as well as an interactive weather exhibit! Travel out of this world at the Kenner Planetarium and Megadome Cinema! It houses a 50-foot domed screen with stadium style seats. Audiences will be dazzled by presentations related to astronomy, "Megadome" features, and laser light show presentations! Also, includes the Rivertown Science Center where you can explore the world of science through interactive hands-on exhibits dedicated to weather, rivers, insects, optical illusions and more. In the Space Station exhibit you will tour a life-sized prototype of NASA's International Space Station in this one-of-a-kind exhibit dedicated to space travel and technology. Explore the history of NASA rocketry, view spin-off technology with "Sput-Nick" the robot, or walk through a historical timeline of the 20th century.

Families pay at the door: $6 for adults, $5 for children 2-12 and $5 for seniors 60+. The doors open 11 am and close at 3 pm. The fee includes one show and the self-guided walk through of the Science Center and Space Station areas.

Staff Support: Tracy Yoes, tyoes@gsle.org