April Break 2019
April Break is Astronomy and Space Week at the Cradle!
Scroll down for all the happenings!
New Exhibits, Planetarium Shows, Dome Theater Movies and Guided Tours!
SPACE: A Journey to Our Future, takes you from the dawn of man’s earliest visions of space exploration to the heroic achievements of the past, the unfolding discoveries of today, and the frontiers that lie ahead. Daily from 9:30-5:00, Free with Museum Admission.
Our immersive planetarium and full-dome theater is one of the largest and most powerful virtual reality experiences in the world! Separate admission required. Scroll down for daily schedule and show descriptions.
One of our docents will guide you through the galleries giving you a close and personal look at Long Island's aerospace journey. Saturdays & Sundays, 12:00-4:00 pm, sign-up in atrium upon arrival. Free with Museum Admission.
Space Week Family Make & Take Activities, Earth Day and Astronomy & Space Day!
Join us as we celebrate Space Week with four fun make-and-take activities for young visitors! Monday-Friday, April 22-26, 12:00-4:00 pm. Free with Museum Admission.
Come celebrate Earth Day in our Hands-On Science Zone with three experiments that show how important water is to life on Earth. Monday, April 22, 12-4 pm, Free with Museum Admission.
Digitarium Starlab Shows, Solar Astronomy, Astronomy Club Demos, Hands-On Science Zones and so much more. Wednesday, April 24, 12-4 pm, Free with Museum Admission.
Awesome Allie Performances and Holiday STEM Camps
Live Onstage In The Dome Theater! Grab your space suit and get ready for an adventure in space as live musical theater with audience participation comes to the Cradle! Performances at 1 & 3 pm, separate admission required.
Join us this Spring Break for a week of full-day or half-day fun with the folks from Engineering for Kids! Choose Robotics or Mechatronic Masterminds or both! Monday-Friday, April 22-26, half days 9-12 or 1-4 or full day 9-4.
Museum: Adult $15, Child/Senior* $13
Museum includes aviation museum galleries and Junior Jet Club
Planetarium & Dome Theater Shows: Adult $9, Child/Senior* $8
Museum and Show Combo: Adult $20, Child/Senior* $18
Combo includes the museum and a single Planetarium or Dome Theater show.
*Children ages 2-12, Senior Citizens 62+, Military Personnel, Volunteer Firemen & Non-Ambulatory Visitors
Other Options: Junior Jet Club $2.50, Nunley's Carousel $2
Cradle of Aviation Museum, Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Garden City, NY 11530
Questions? Call Reservations (Mon-Fri, 10-4) at 516-572-4066 or use the Contact Form Here!