Spring Break 2021
Spring into Space and more at the Cradle this School Break!
Scroll down for all the happenings!
Family Activities, Planetarium Shows, Space Exhibits, Retro Arcade Exhibit, and a Spring Model Train Show!
Spring into Space School Break Activities
Spring into Space this School Break as we explore the question, "Is anybody out there?" with a Family Activity, Astronomy Scavenger Hunt, and a new Night Sky Planetarium Show
Our immersive full-dome planetarium is one of the largest and most powerful virtual reality experiences in the world! Separate admission required. Scroll down for the daily schedule and link to show descriptions.
As we continue to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo missions, it's a great time to come in and check out the largest collection of Apollo artifacts on display anywhere including an actual Lunar Module!
The Arcade Age Exhibit
Back by popular demand!
Learn the History, Play the Games - Over 50 playable classic arcade games.
The Arcade Age explores the short history of video arcade games through exhibits and gameplay, just as they were intended to be experienced - in an arcade!
Back to the Future 35th Anniversary Celebration
This is your last chance to see our DeLorean and tons of Back to the Future memorabilia - the exhibit goes 'back to the future' on April 4 - don't miss it! Free with Museum Admission.
The Long Island Garden Railway Society
The Long Island Garden Railway Society will be here for the Spring Break (March 25 through April 4) with their first-ever Spring Model Train Show at the Cradle! Free with Museum Admission.