Space and Science Festival, September 20-23, #spacescifest

Private Online School Programs now available

Museum educators will tailor the program to the schedule requirements of individual classes as needed during school closures. Private classes allow for flexibility in date and time choice for teachers scheduling virtual learning options for students studying at home. Please complete the Education Program Request Form and a member of our Group Sales team will assist your reservation. $75 fee applies.

Online Family Programs

Join an Intrepid Museum Educator each week as we explore history, science, and ingenuity online together. Online Family Programs are family-friendly and engage all ages.

High Flying Design (Ages 8–18) | Tuesday, October 20, 3:00pm-4:00pm
Students will discuss the parts of a plane and how nature influences shape and design. Educators will demonstrate the four forces of flight and students will experiment with these concepts before creating their own simple flying machines. Fundamental concepts such as the four forces of flight, Bernoulli's principle and aerodynamics will be discussed.
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Flying in Style! (Ages 5–15) | Thursday, October 22, 3:00pm-4:00pm
There’s more to aircraft than wings and engines. Get up close to the aircraft in our collection to learn how symbols and paint schemes set each airplane apart. Then create a family squadron insignia and decorate an airplane. Register Now.

Journey to Space (Ages 5–15) | Tuesday, October 27, 3:00pm-4:00pm
Among the fixed stars lie moving points of light that we now know as planets. From the rings of Saturn to the craters of Mercury, each planet has a unique composition. Join us on this journey as we explore the planets of our solar system and beyond! Register Now.

Spooky Space (Ages 5–15) | Thursday, October 29, 3:00pm-5:00pm
Witches, spiders and ghosts…in space! Find out which eerie creatures lurk in the night sky as we explore the astronomical origins of Halloween and share a few haunting tales of unexplained phenomena as witnessed by astronauts! Register Now.

Stay tuned as we update our selection of virtual learning opportunities!

Technical Details

Programs are delivered via Zoom. Once you register for the program, you will receive detailed instructions on how to join the program via computer or phone. You must register no later than two business days in advance to receive program instructions and materials when applicable.

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