Let us turn your METEORcre Friday night, into a BLAST! If planets, black holes, and the moon are your (space) jam, Friday, July 19, Arizona Science Center is the place to be! Channel your inner space cowboy for an out-of-this-world Science With A Twist. We’re getting SaTURN down for the Apollo 11 50th anniversary.
● Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and the first man on the moon.
● Sip a lunar libations – or two – while debunking conspiracy theories with the Blue Crew, our science interpreters
● Explore the Sun, Earth, Universe exhibit and discover the power of our sun, the vastness of the universe, and more
● Take a trip to the dark side of the moon with the Pink Floyd Laser Show in the Dorrance Planetarium
● Witness the “awe-inspiring” Apollo 11: First Steps Edition film exclusively showing on our five-story screen featuring never-before-seen 70mm footage and newly-discovered audio recordings of Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Michael Collins, and the Mission Control team.
Friday, July 19 | 6–10 p.m.
Special Talk: Apollo at Fifty with guest speaker, Mike Mackowski of the National Space Society of Phoenix
Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater | 7 p.m.
NASA Candidate Training | 6–7 p.m.
Deep Impact Activity | 7:30 p.m.
Debunking Conspiracy Theories | 8:30 p.m.
Rocket Launching with CREATE | 7:30–9:30 p.m.
Pink Floyd Dark Side of the Moon Laser Show*
Dorrance Planetarium | 9 p.m.
Apollo 11: First Steps Edition*
Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater | 8 p.m.
Mummies of the World: The Exhibition*
Open 6:30–10 p.m. | Last entry at 9:15 p.m.
*Event admission includes entry to the party, hands-on activities and demonstrations, access to all four levels of the Center, and tickets to the special talk. Cocktails, giant-screen films, laser shows, and Mummies of the World require additional paid tickets.
Adults only, 21+
Arizona Science Center, 600 E. Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
FREE for Members, $12 Non-Members
Members receive two (2) complimentary tickets, additional tickets $10 each.
Mummies of the World: The Exhibition
Open 6:30–9:15 p.m. | Last entry 9:15 p.m.
$9.95 Members, $11.95 Non-Members
Laser Shows in the Dorrance Planetarium (price per show)
$8 Members, $9 Non-Members
Films in the Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater
$4.95 Members, $7.95 Non-Members
Arizona Science Center
600 E. Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004 Google Map