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Big Astronomy: People, Places and Discoveries.

October 14, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Big Astronomy – “People, Places, and Discoveries” will take audiences to cutting-edge telescopes in the remote mountains of Chile and introduce the people who make sure these instruments operate day and night, unlocking the secrets of the universe.  Explore ALMA, VLT, and the new Vera Rubin Observatory (formerly LSST) and how these incredible facilities are changing our view of the cosmos.

Tickets for planetarium programs are $7 for Adults, $6 for UMaine Students/Veterans/Senior Citizens, and $5 for children under 12. Click here to view the Versant Power Astronomy Center calendar.

Tickets may be purchased online, by phone at 207.581.1341, or at the Versant Power Astronomy Center ticket box office prior to the show.



October 14, 2023
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Versant Power Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States