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Astronomy Information

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Virginia Living Museum Resources

These pages are part of our site. For more information than is available on the Web, come by and visit! You may also call the Abbitt Planetarium at 757-595-1900 x256.

Astronomy Magazines and Resources


Astronomical Images


Observing Satellites

Other Sites

Space Place

The Museum is an official NASA Space Place. Check out these neat activities for kids.

The Space Place is a partnership between the International Technology Education Association and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Got a Space Place Question? Send it to the Astronomy Department, with the subject line “Space Place Question.” Six questions per month will be sent along to Dr. Marc Rayman at the Space Place. To see if YOUR question is chosen, call the Space Place at (866) 575-6178 (Toll Free) or visit the Space Place Website.