School Program:
A Scale Model Solar System

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Explore the solar system here on Earth! The sizes of the planets and the distances betwee them have been reduced in scale to fit on the Observatory grounds.

Students experience the true vastness of the solar system as they explore this unique outdoor model.

A complete daytime astronomy package - with two programs for the price of one can be experienced by scheduling this program with Our Sun - The Nearest Star.

For more information or to make a reservation call (316) 978-3191 Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

If you are wanting to set up your own scale model, try This Link.

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