Field Trip to the Moon – Remaining Shows Cancelled


NASAs Field Trip to the Moon Poster


Calling all astronauts! Take a virtual trip to our closest neighbor in space with Field Trip to the Moon at Lourdes University’s Appold Planetarium. Feel the ground shake beneath you as you experience a thrilling NASA rocket launch and orbit the Earth to get an astronaut’s view of a sunrise in space.

Field Trip to the Moon is a virtual journey created using NASA engineering models and scientific data. Like NASA’s astronauts, you will come face-to-face with the challenges and excitement of traveling through space to land on the Moon. Along the way, you’ll discover some of the differences between the Earth and the Moon and what makes our planet unique and habitable.

Reservations are strongly recommended by calling 419-517-8897 or emailing

Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for children (12 and under) as well as Lourdes students presenting their university ID.

Directions to Lourdes

  • From US-23 take Exit #234 – the first (or last) exit in Ohio – (Rt.51/184 east-Sylvania)
  • Turn left (west) onto Monroe Street and continue .6 miles to Main Street (Key Bank is on the right)
  • Turn left (south) onto Main Street and continue on Main for .5 miles to Convent Boulevard
  • Turn right (west) onto Convent Boulevard and continue for .3 miles
  • Turn right at the Lourdes University driveway – 6832 Convent Boulevard.

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