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Astronomy 101 Five-Week Learning Experience

September 19, 2017 - October 17, 2017  6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Expand your universe and register for an exciting five-week learning experience presented by Black Hills Astronomical Society and the Journey Museum & Learning Center!

Embark on an interstellar journey that weaves its way through space! Discover the difference between nebulas & supernovas, capture starry skies with a night-time photography introduction, and get to the bottom of how scientists measure the ever-expanding Universe (hint: lightyears are a measure of distance, not time!)

Classes presented every Tuesday from Sept. 19 - Oct. 17 in the Wells Fargo Theater. 
$90 for all five classes & only $70 if you're a Journey Museum & Learning Center member!
Suggested minimum age 14

View the complete class schedule

To register, call 605-394-6923 or email visserv@journeymuseum.org
To ensure your spot, we kindly ask for pre-payment at the time of the reservation. 

Location: Journey Museum & Learning Center - Wells Fargo Theater

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The Journey Museum is currently in Winter Hours:

Winter Hours

(October 1st – April 30th)
10 AM – 5 PM Monday through Saturday
1 PM – 5 PM Sundays

Summer Hours

(May 1st – September 30th)
9 AM – 6 PM Monday through Saturday
11 AM – 5 PM Sundays


All individual admissions are good for two days with receipt.

Museum General Admission:

Adults (ages 18+) $10
Seniors (ages 62+) $8
Students (ages 6 – 17) $7
Children 5 & under FREE with family

Groups (10+ people):

$7 per person

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.

Education Groups (12+ students):

$3 per student (all students 18 and under)
$5 College Students

Chaperones are requested. Special pricing will be extended to adult chaperones.

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.