Journey to the Stars

The birth, life, and death of stars

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About this show

Featuring extraordinary images from telescopes on the ground and in space and stunning, never-before-seen visualizations of physics-based simulations, the dazzling »Journey to the Stars« launches visitors through space and time to experience the life and death of the stars in our night sky, including our own nurturing Sun. Tour familiar stellar formations, explore new celestial mysteries, and discover the fascinating, unfolding story that connects us all to the stars. Our Journey to the Stars spans billions of years, beginning on Earth and extending beyond our galaxy and into the future before returning home.



24 min

Target Audience

All age groups, general public, students


Full 3D animated fulldome video based on science data


Unidirectional and concentric seating versions


American Museum of Natural History, New York | 2009


English, French, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish, ask for other languages


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