Stories in the Stars – Kids' Workshop
In partnership with the Islamic Museum of Australia for National Science Week, join us to learn how Greek and Muslim astronomers worked together to understand the stars.
Aug 13, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM
Islamic Museum of Australia, 15A Anderson Rd, Thornbury VIC 3071, Australia
In celebration of National Science Week and with the support of the Inspiring Victoria program, the Hellenic Museum and Islamic Museum of Australia have partnered to bring you Stories in the Stars, an evening presentation showcasing Islamic and ancient Greek stories about constellations, stars, planets and the universe. Then, delve into the magnificent minds of historic atronomers, from Ptolemy to al-Sufi, to create your own model astrolabe calibrated to the Melbourne sky!
Perfect for: Young Explores aged 7 - 13
Please note that this event will be held at the Islamic Museum of Australia.