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Mystery of the Christmas Star

December 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Wise Men following the Christmas Star

Learn what the wise men saw in the sky that was so remarkable that they undertook a journey across the desert from Babylon to Bethlehem. What sign did they actually see that made them expect the birth of a king?

Journey back 2000 years to Bethlehem and discover a scientific explanation for the star the wise men followed to find the baby Jesus. The Appold Planetarium’s holiday show The Mystery of the Christmas Star investigates possible dates for the birth of Christ and looks at recorded sightings of significant astronomical events during the timeframe. This modern telling of the Christmas story is sure to charm and captivate audiences of all ages.

Admission price for The Mystery of the Christmas Star are $5 for adults and $4 for children 12 and under. The family-friendly shows is offered at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 21.

Reservations are strongly recommended. For more information or to purchase tickets contact Dr. Laura Megeath, Appold Planetarium Coordinator, at or call 419-517-8897.


December 21, 2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Appold Planetarium
6832 Convent Blvd.
Sylvania, OH 43560 United States
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