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Star of Kings

Star of Kings

On December 23, 2021 “Star of Kings” will replace our regularly scheduled Live Star Talk at 12:15pm. The program is included in admission.

The star of Bethlehem has been a popular topic at planetarium shows since the 1940s, as people explore astronomical explanations for the star described in the nativity story. Was it a comet, a supernova or something else entirely? Join Planetarium Manager Howard Hochhalter as he takes you on a journey back in time to what was really happening in the skies some 2,000 years ago.