Planetarium and Dome Theater
Our immersive planetarium and full-dome theater is one of the largest and most powerful virtual reality experiences in the world!
Boy Scouts Space Exploration Merit Badge
We have room for individual add-on scouts for this program - please call Reservations at 516-572-4066 (Monday-Friday, 10-4)
All Boy Scout Merit Badge programs at the Cradle are lead by certified counselors. 2 troop leaders required and admitted free for all programs. A minimum of eight scouts are required for all Boy Scout programs. Sorry, non-scout siblings are not allowed in Scout programs.
Space Exploration 3 1/2-hour program, $30 for Scouts
Build & launch your own rocket (weather permitting). Explore the museum’s space gallery. Design a moon base. See one of only three Lunar Modules on Earth.