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Featured Planetariums/Observatories

Cradle of Aviation Museum

At the Cradle of Aviation Museum, groups can explore over 150,000 square feet featuring 75 air and spacecraft from a hot air balloon to an actual Lunar Module. Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Garden City, NY 11530. Tel: 516-572-4066. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Charles And Helen Reichert Planetarium

The advanced Charles and Helen Richtert Planetarium offers educational and fun programs, sky shows that recreate celestial events on the 60-foot dome, and special features produced and constructed by trained astronomy educators. Address: Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Rd., Centerport, NY 11721. Tel: 631-854-5538. Cost: Fee.

Custer Observatory, Southhold

Groups can enjoy a documentary on astronomy before viewing a show in the 22’ dome, which contains a 25” Obsession telescope. 115 Main Bayview Rd., Southold, NY 11971. Tel: 631-765-2626. Cost: Fee.

JetBlue Sky Theater Planetarium

Educational dome programs aim to teach groups about astronomy, astrophysics and earth sciences. Cradle of Aviation Museum, Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Garden City, NY 11530. Tel: 516-572-4066. Cost: Fee.