Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, as a unit of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has suspended public operations until further notice because of ongoing Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) concerns. You can read our full statement here. While you’re here, check out Morehead At Home, an online hub of resources for you to enjoy at home!

For Educators

Complement your instructional time with hands-on science education programming available at Morehead Planetarium & Science Center or at your school.

Engaging, standards-aligned content

Whether you want to schedule a field trip or request a visit, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center has a program for you! All programs align with North Carolina Standard Course of Study and are designed to engage all students regardless of ability.

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