Dinosaur Passage
to Pangaea

10 a.m. daily

This animated adventure explains one of the greatest geological events in Earth’s history: the separation of the supercontinent Pangaea. When two children embark on a geology field trip back in time, they are thrown into a fantastic voyage where they witness incredible geological wonders and learn about the mysterious process that created our present-day continents.


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Cosmic
Colors

11 a.m. daily

Discover why the sky is blue, why Mars is red, and more in this amazing adventure along the cosmic color spectrum. Tour the interior of a plant leaf, voyage through a human eye and see a roaring fire from the inside. Learn about recent scientific breakthroughs in determining the actual colors of dinosaurs. $4-$6 plus museum admission. Buy tickets online.


Beyond the Arctic Circle

Noon and 5 p.m. daily

Experience a ride through the snowy forests of Lapland, visit reindeer herds living in the tundra and learn how they survive the extreme cold where no trees can grow. Join an arctic expedition through the eyes of a little boy, as his grandfather guides him on a search for a fox that appears only at night (the Aurora Borealis, according to Sámi legend). Included with museum admission


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Experience the Aurora:
Plus!

1 and 3 p.m. daily

Marvel as the Northern Lights shimmer and glisten overhead through time-lapse footage captured in the Arctic Circle. This immersive, two-part show is the next best thing to being under Alaska's winter night sky. Join a museum educator to unearth the science behind the auroras and enjoy a movie that really brings this incredible phenomenon to life! (45 minutes)

$4-$6 plus museum admission. Buy tickets online.


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River
of Bears

2 p.m. daily

Observe Alaska's iconic brown bears as they nurture cubs, fish for salmon, and play in their natural environment. This immersive, full-dome planetarium show plants you in the middle of the McNeil River State Game Sanctuary, where more than 100 brown bears congregate each summer to bulk up for the harsh winter. Learn how the bears' remarkable intelligence and instincts help them survive in the Alaska wilderness. (25 minutes)


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Back to the Moon
for Good

4 p.m. daily

Immerse yourself in a race to the Moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings. Learn about the history of lunar exploration, and the Moon’s resources. Discover what humanity’s future on the Moon might hold. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration. Narrated by Tim Allen, Back To The Moon For Good presents the Google Lunar XPRIZE, and the personal stories of competition and collaboration it inspires.

$4-$6 plus museum admission. Buy tickets online.


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Astronomy Alive:
Arctic Ambitions

6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 5

Curious about what's up in the night sky? Take a guided tour and travel back in time to the 18th century to see what the night sky looked like to Captain Cook while he traveled the world. This live show combines celestial navigation used by Cook as well as current astronomical occurrences each month. Galaxies, nebulae, binary stars...you name it, we show it to you. Except black holes. No one can see black holes. (45 minutes)

$4-$6 plus museum admission. Buy tickets online.