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Rocket Day At The George Observatory!

Archived Event:

*** Please Note: This event date has already passed. ***

When:Saturday, Jun. 6, 2015
Time:10 a.m. -12 p.m.
Where: The Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land
13016 University Blvd, Sugar Land     View Map
Children: $20 / Adults: Free

Event Details:

Bring your junior rocket enthusiasts out for a day of rocket launches and a mission to the Moon! Kids 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 mission.

Upcoming Events:

June 6
July 11 - Cancelled.
August 1

10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.

Children: $20
Adults: Free

** The George Observatory is located inside Brazos Bend State Park. To access the observatory, please note that regular park entrance fees apply. Adults and children over 12 years old are $7 per person; children under 12 are free.

Fun for all!

The BP America 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 mission is most appropriate for ages 7 and up. Children ages 7-9 need an adult present.

Need More Information?

Don’t miss this special opportunity to participate in real astronaut training! Please call 281-242-3055.

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