360 DEGREE VIRTUAL TOURS
CLICK HERE or on the image above to access the 360 degree virtual tour of Space Shuttle Discovery!
CLICK HERE to read more on our Irene W. Pennington Planetarium blog.
Take a look behind the scenes at the Irene W. Pennington Planetarium. You may have seen the theater, but you haven't been behind the dome! Join Planetarium Producer & Technical Manager Jay Lamm on this 360-degree tour of the planetarium. Control the camera with your mouse and look wherever you want.
Virtually explore our galleries!
This video is a time-lapse of LASM Curatorial Staff members installing artist Jen Pack's site-specific installation piece Chromatic Chorus: An Ovation, made of nearly a thousand individual colored threads, which was part of Harmonies in Color.
This video is a time-lapse of artist Jonathan Brilliant installing his work The Red Stick Piece, 2014, in LASM's Soupçon Gallery! It was composed of 50,000 wooden coffee stir sticks woven in place and held by tension along with 4,500 coffee cup sleeves stacked one inside the other, braided aluminum cable, and espresso grounds.
CLICK HERE to read LASM's blog post about this installation.
CHOOSE YOUR OWN VENTURE
Choose planets to explore during this interactive video adventure!
HANDS-ON ACTIVITY GUIDES
Got a few minutes and some common household items? Explore, discover, and create together with our hands-on activities!
LORE OF THE CONSTELLATIONS
Learn about how constellations in the local springtime night sky got their names with this series of videos!
Join us on Saturdays at 10 AM for a new edition of Stargazing! Gather around our “campfire” and learn about stars and constellations in the local nighttime sky. Also, collect a new constellation trading card, which is linked in the YouTube video descriptions, every week!
COLOR WITH LASM
According to research from Drexel University, art-making at any skill level has been found to significantly reduce stress hormones in the body! To help you unwind and relax, we've created these LASM coloring sheets featuring some of our favorite spots in the Museum for you to print out and color at home.
CLICK HERE or on the image below to download a printable PDF of our Coloring Book!
LEARN AT LASM
Follow along with LASM Exhibitions Coordinator Beth Welch as she teaches you how to draw a mockingbird inspired by the work of John James Audubon!
CLICK HERE to read LASM's blog post about Audubon in celebration of his 235th birthday.