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James Webb Space Telescope Day at Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

October 16, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm


Join Flandrau for special activities, demonstrations, educational artifacts, and other opportunities that celebrate the impending launch of the largest and most powerful space telescope ever built, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). Enjoy special displays and activities delving into infrared astronomy, a live presentation by a UA scientist in our planetarium theater, and planetarium shows exploring other worlds.

Special pricing for shows and exhibits is $5 for the day with free telescope-observing activities taking place on the UA Mall and a free JWST talk by Kevin Hainline inside the Eos Planetarium Theater at 5:00pm.

Don't miss International Observe the Moon Night, directly following the day's activities.


October 16, 2021
10:00 am - 9:00 pm


Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium
1601 E. University Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85721
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