Date: Aug 16
Wine & Cheese Under the Stars
Apollo: 50 Years | 90+ Point*
Fri, Aug 16 | 7-9 pm
Relax and enjoy a variety of wine, gourmet cheese and crackers under a spectacular full-dome night sky. We will start the evening with a tour of the night sky, finding constellations and planets. After a break to socialize and ask our astronomy expert your questions, we will fly through the Solar System and beyond with our immersive Uniview software. 2019 is the 50th anniversary of Apollo missions 9-12, including Apollo 11, the first landing on the Moon. Learn about the history of the Apollo program and take a tour of the landing sites while enjoying wine and cheese in our beautiful planetarium.
Special pricing includes up to 3 glass of 90-point wine, soft drinks, fine cheeses, and a charcuterie board. Doors open at 6:50 pm.
$45 members | $55 public
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Tickets & more info also available at the Museum or by phone: 309.686.7000.
Ages 21+. Up to 3 glasses of wine included in ticket. All supplies provided for programs unless otherwise noted. All paid programs require a minimum number of participants to run or will be cancelled two business days prior to the start date. Pre-registration required.