It goes beyond stargazing
Expanding Universe Hall
Space Explorers Needed!
Embark on a journey through our solar system and beyond to discover how scientists uncover the secrets of the universe. From an interactive stargazing adventure to an unusual obstacle course that moves at the speed of light, hands-on discovery is yours to be had in the Expanding Universe Hall as you stand in awe at the beauty of the stars, planets and distant galaxies.
A Journey Through the Solar System
Travel to the Past
The Size of the Stars
Expanding Universe Hall Scavenger Hunt
- Find the stunning images of space as seen by the Hubble Space Telescope.
- Explore the astronomical breakthroughs of Galileo, Newton, Hershel and Hubble.
What to Do Next
Step into the Dynamic Earth Hall and discover our world in its natural form. Learn all about Earth’s history as you visualize how the continents have shifted over millions of years, understand geological dating techniques used by scientists and see water and air in new ways.