Journey to the Stars

Running Time: 23 minutes

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Available Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish

"...Easily the most beautiful planetarium show I have ever seen...."—The New York Times. The dazzling Journey to the Stars carries visitors through space and time to experience the life and death of the stars in our night sky, including our own nurturing Sun. The show tours familiar stellar formations, explores new celestial mysteries, and discovers the fascinating story that connects us all to the stars.

Journey to the Stars was developed by the American Museum of Natural History, New York ( in collaboration with the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco; GOTO INC, Tokyo, Japan; Papalote • Museo del Niño, Mexico City, Mexico; and Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C. Journey to the Stars was created by the American Museum of Natural History, with the major support and partnership of the NASA, Science Mission Directorate, Heliophysics Division.

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