Morehead Planetarium and Science Center - it's more than a field trip destination! Morehead serves schools across North Carolina by delivering fun, inspiring programs directly to those schools. These programs align with North Carolina Essential Standards to support educational success in every classroom.
School Outreach Programs
- Enrichment Visits bring science to life through discussions on science topics, hands-on activities or demonstrations.
- Morehead Mobile Planetarium Program brings a planetarium experience to North Carolina schools that are too far from Chapel Hill to visit Morehead.
- Morehead Mobile Lab Program introduces science careers to North Carolina schools that may not have access to high-tech lab equipment. This program offers high school and middle school modules specifically designed for each educational level.
- Science on Stage is a new program for the 2016-2017 school year. These interactive live science demos are for elementary schools in Vance, Granville, Warren, Halifax and Nash Counties. Presented by Novozymes.