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Be the Astronaut

Be the Astronaut is a fun, interactive adventure where you are in control as you launch a rocket, pilot a spaceship, and drive a rover in space! Discover the solar system first hand with the help of virtual astronauts, and land on multiple worlds, including the moon, Mars, Jupiter and asteroids. Designed with the help of NASA experts, Be the Astronaut is fun for the whole family and takes STEM learning into outer space!

Neighborhood: Downtown

San Diego Air & Space Museum
2001 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101

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619-234-8291

Date & Time

Feb 3, 2017 - ongoing

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$15.75-$24.75

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Art Alive

Apr 27 - Apr 30, 2017

Spring in San Diego means Art Alive at The San Diego Museum of Art. A loved and eagerly anticipated tradition, Art Alive 2017 celebrates it's 36th year and the stunning works of art on display in the Museum with more than 100 floral interpretations created by top local and national designers. This year marks the return of three-time Rotunda Designer Carlos Franco of Green Fresh Florals who will use his spectacular inventiveness to transform the John M. and Sally B. Thornton Rotunda into a botanical masterpiece.

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ScholarShare’s Toddler Time

Apr 28, 2017

The New Children's Museum is celebrating earth month with nature-inspired painting!

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Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery

Feb 11 - ongoing

A terrible crime! A clever mystery! The game is afoot!

A terrible crime has been committed. Victorian London's most celebrated detective needs your help to find out "whodunit!" Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery is a clever, interactive exhibition at the Fleet Science Center that will challenge your powers of observation and deductive reasoning as you work to solve a baffling mystery.

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Swift Boats at War in Vietnam

Apr 29 - ongoing

Swift Boats at War in Vietnam is a compilation of thirty-eight firsthand accounts of sailors and officers who fought on the Patrol Craft Fast (PCF). These are their stories of heroism, humor and heartbreak, told in first-hand accounts and photos by the men who were there, 50 years ago.

Based on the book Swift Boats at War in Vietnam, this immersive new exhibit lets you experience their courage under fire. Weekend bay tours on a real Swift Boat are available for an additional charge.

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Art Alive

Apr 27 - Apr 30, 2017
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ScholarShare’s Toddler Time

Apr 28, 2017
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Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery

Feb 11 - ongoing
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Swift Boats at War in Vietnam

Apr 29 - ongoing
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