Stargazing in the City
Why locals love it
Part of the Rose Center for Earth and Space of the American Museum of Natural History, their programs offer visitors the chance to explore the night sky close-up, and learn about cutting-edge research from astrophysicists, authors, and other experts.
Why you should visit it
You will not forget the immersive experience of traveling through the universe at any of the planetarium's incredible space shows. They also hold special events and programs (some taking place outdoors) so be sure to check the schedule for these informative and entertaining experiences.
The Hayden Planetarium is home to the 15.5 ton Willamette Meteorite, a spectacular specimen transported all the way from Oregon.