Projects for Kids

Click a name or image to choose a project:

Old Time Astronomy

Before cameras, how did astronomers record what they saw? Find out what “Old Time Astronomy” was like.

Scavenger Hunt

Use SkyServer’s Navigation tool to go on a scavenger hunt
through the sky!


Look for patterns in the stars, just like ancient people did.

Big Dipper photo copyright John Slivoski. Courtesy Amateur Astrophotos.