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Rocket Day at the George Expedition Center!

Bring your junior Rocket enthusiasts out for a day of rocket launches and a Expedition to the Moon! Boys and girls learn about rockets and how they work, build a water rocket and then launch it. After the launches, we blast into space aboard the S.S. Observer for a simulated spaceflight. Kids become astronauts and use teamwork and problem-solving to accomplish their Expedition. Fun for all!



The Expedition Center will be open for children and adults to sign up to fly on a simulated space flight to the Moon. Usually only open to groups with reservations, for this special event, individuals can sign up to participate. The Expedition is most appropriate for ages 7 and up. Children ages 7-9 need an adult present.



George Observatory telescope tickets will go on sale at 3pm for $7 for regular public viewing after the Expeditions. Don’t miss this special opportunity to participate in real astronaut training!


Member Child: $25, Public Child: $30



Please call (281) 242-3055 for additional information.



Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00 AM
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