So Much to Experience This Month

With new themed-activities each month, planetarium shows and rotating exhibits there is always something happening at the North!


Join us during the month of May for a theme that is for the birds, will have people buzzing, and will have you transforming with fun! Each week we will be focusing on each of these creatures that let us know that spring is finally here!

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Night Sky Tour returns this month on Saturday, May 18th. Joining the line-up this month is Accidental Astronauts, Out There and special showings of Big Bird’s Adventure!

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Thank you Mom! This Mother’s Day, May 12th, as a thank you to mom’s, grandmothers, aunts, anyone who has been a “Mom” in some way, come to the North Museum and enjoy some delicious pastries and a nice cup of coffee. If that wasn’t enough to entice you, moms get it in free!

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Join the North Museum Community!

Whether you attend one of our special events, become one of our valued members or just visit North Museum, you will enjoy our interesting collections, live animals and hands-on activities  and come back again and again!

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Membership in North Museum is available to individuals, families, grandfamilies and seniors.  Members enjoy special perks such as free planetarium shows and entrance to the museum and advance notice of special events, plus much, much more.

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Every month at North Museum features a different theme designed to educate, inspire and entertain both adults and children. Special events occur regularly and are focused on the family experience in enjoying all aspects of science and nature.

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Of course, there are many ways for those who are interested in keeping the museum experience alive to contribute through the year through donations, planned giving and special events. Many of our programs offer special sponsorship opportunities.

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Explore the Universe with our astronomy experts

South Central Pennsylvania’s largest Planetarium

From deep inside the Earth’s core to the outer limits of our universe, explore the cosmos up close in an immersive experience and unique perspective within South Central Pennsylvania’s largest Planetarium, the SciDome Theater. Our team of talented Planetarium Educators showcases the beauty, wonder, and mystery that lies within our universe.

Immerse Yourself in the Cosmos!

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STEM sisters

Inspire, empower and ignite your passion for STEM Careers.

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North Museum Science & Engineering Fair

Support innovative student scientists who are changing the world.

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