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Star Wars: The Worlds Within

Friday, December 15, 2017 at 2:00pm

Have you ever wondered if a lava planet was real?  Can life exist within an underground ocean?  Produced by and only showing at your Art & Science Museum, Star Wars: The...

Planetarium Family Hour & Stargazing

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10:00am

Engineer It: Dream Big

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 10:00am

Miss Trudy’s Traveling Trunk Show

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 11:00am

Star Wars: The Worlds Within

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 2:00pm

The Polar Express

Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 3:00pm

Star Wars: The Worlds Within

Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 2:00pm

Current Exhibitions

The Art of Chaos & Order: Sam Losavio

Soupçon Gallery

Through February 25

Discover the intriguing drawings and sculpture of Sam Losavio. Created over the past three decades, the works on view express a fascination with the forces, process, forms, and structures that emerge from the interplay between chaos and order. The inspiration...

The Red That Colored the World

Main Galleries

Through January 31

Discover the history and widespread use in art of cochineal, an insect-based dye source for the seductive color red whose origins and use date to the pre-Columbian Americas. Textiles, sculpture, manuscripts, paintings, decorative arts, clothing and more vividly bring to...

Alyce Simon: Atomic Art

Universe Gallery

Through February 18

Alyce Rothlein Simon (1925–2011) made radical artworks with the use of a particle accelerator, a machine historically referred to as “an atom smasher,” that exalt the power of nature.  A New York City artist, Simon was already...

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New Parking Information

Updates include wider pedestrian pathways, greenery, better lighting, and easy access to the levee at...