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Super Stellar Fridays

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Enjoy an evening of astronomy with Discovery Center educators and special guest speakers. Topics vary, covering new discoveries, historical events, scientific concepts and more. Recommended for ages 8+, children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. $10/Adults, $9/Seniors & Students, $7/Children. Doors open at 6:30 PM.

On the 1st Friday of the month, enjoy a special planetarium show starting at 7 PM with the evening's feature presentation starting at 8:15. The Discovery Center is open until 10 PM on 1st Fridays. Also enjoy a FREE skywatch that night with the NH Astronomical Society (weather permitting). Gaze through their telescopes - or your own - at the wonders of the sky. The skywatch begins at dusk during daylight savings time or 7 PM during standard time.

Teen Nights are also held on the 1st Friday of each month at 7 PM. Topics vary. Pizza and drinks provided at no extra charge. Please pick up teen by 8:45 PM if they don't drive. For ages 13-19 only. $9/Teen.

Visit our calendar for upcoming Super Stellar Friday events.

Important Note: Please arrive at least one half hour before show time - due to the dark theater environment, no late seating or readmission into the theater is permitted.

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2 Institute Drive
Concord, NH 03301
603.271.7832 (fax)

Public Hours:

Fri, Sat, Sun:
10:30 AM - 4 PM

1st Friday of the month: 6:30 - 9 PM

Open Columbus Day and Veteran's Day

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