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!

February is all about Hearts! Make your own inflatable heart, learn about what makes up our blood, give valentines to our Live Animal Room residents, plus so much more!

Visit the North Museum

Check out our shows Accidental Astronauts at 11 AM and Supervolcanoes at 2 PM in the planetarium. “Comet” and see a Night Sky Tour on February 18 and learn about the night sky and its constellations!

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The North Museum Science & Engineering Fair is almost here! Learn how you can get involved and help us continue to make the Science Fair free to all students.

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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!

Become a Member

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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Events

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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Donate

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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SHOP OUR ONLINE MUSEUM STORE

Support the North Museum through our Online Store. Now featuring fun and unique products from local artists, the North Museum Store has great items and gifts you can’t find anywhere else! Refill your supply of Astronaut Ice Cream or have our very own North Museum @ Home STEM Learning products shipped right to your door.

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NEW Snakesgiving T-Shirts

Missed out on grabbing your official Snakesgiving shirt during the event this year? Don’t worry! Snakesgiving t-shirts are still available on our online store!

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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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