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Dawn of the Space Age

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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Experience the exciting beginnings of space travel, from the launch of Sputnik 1 to the Apollo landings on the Moon, and from the assembly of the International Space Station to the first private space flights. Trace the initial competition of political systems for supremacy in space, and the peaceful collaboration between nations today. Join in the vivid, historically accurate reconstruction of humans first steps into the cosmos. Learn about the men and women who braved the risks of space travel. Witness their courage, their passion and their perseverance in “Dawn of the Space Age”.

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Tickets for planetarium programs are $6 for Adults, $5 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $4 for children under 12. Click here to view our calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341, or at our ticket box office prior to the show.

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Date:
September 23
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Organizer

Emera Astronomy Center
Phone:
581-1341
Email:
emeraastronomycenter@umit.maine.edu
Website:
astro.umaine.edu

Venue

Emera Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd
Orono, ME 04473 United States
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Phone:
207-581-1341