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Celebrate the winter solstice

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Date
December 23 2023
Hours
All Day Event
Museum
4801, avenue Pierre-De Coubertin
Montréal, QC Canada
H1V 3V4

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The shortest day of the year!

Several family activities will be held throughout the day to celebrate the equinox.

Asterias, craft stations, Aldebaran activity stations for the general public, guided activities and an astronomy trivia game. The Celestial Chronicles shows transport you through the winter skies and, weather permitting, there will be an outdoor observation!

Plan your visit around one of the shows that’s playing

Schedule

9:30 and 10:30 a.m.

9:00 and 10:00 a.m. in French

Asterias - Room P13

A story about a little sea star who gets lost in the solar system, but it’s also an opportunity for children to learn about the planets, the sun and other celestial bodies

2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

DIY station - Room P11 & P12

The Aldebaran Project - Planétarium hall

Youngsters are invited to take on the roles of scientists and robotics specialists to develop a base camp on Mars using LEGO® Mindstorms®!

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