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Thu 01

Legends of the Northern Sky – Planetarium Show

December 1 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Thu 01

EXPLORE – Planetarium Show

December 1 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Thu 01

[email protected]

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 02

Legends of the Northern Sky – Planetarium Show

December 2 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Fri 02

EXPLORE – Planetarium Show

December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Hours of Operation

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All Attractions
Tuesday to Sunday
Open 10 am to 4 pm

Monday
Closed

 

See Planetarium show
schedule, here.

 

Museum Shop
Saturday & Sunday
Open 10 am to 4 pm

 

We look forward to seeing you!


Face masks are strongly recommended for all visitors
(age 5+) at the Manitoba Museum.


Click for Holiday Hours
Hours of operation vary for different holidays.

 

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[email protected] Courses: Choosing Your First Telescope

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, November 22 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm CST

Level: Introductory

 

Choosing a first telescope is like choosing a first car or musical instrument – there isn’t a single “best” option, it depends on what you want to do with it. You’ll learn the basics of what telescopes do and don’t do, and how to cut through marketing hype to figure out what options are best for you.

Topics include:

  • Basic considerations – size, budget, interests, location
  • Expectations versus reality
  • Basic telescope types – pros and cons (include binoculars)
  • Star maps and how to use them
  • Computer control – worth it or not?
  • Accessories – what do you really need?

Introductory-level courses are 2-hour courses conducted as an online Zoom meeting. You will need a device and an internet connection to participate.

 

Introductory courses are $20 for Museum members and $25 for non-members.

Buy your tickets, here:


[email protected] Astronomy Courses are for people wanting to learn more about the wonders in the sky above us! These one-evening courses with Planetarium Astronomer, Scott Young, will show you how to find your way around the sky, choose your first telescope, and use your binoculars or telescope to their fullest potential. Buy your tickets today!

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Date:
November 22
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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